• Created Date
  • 1959
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  • Caption with image: Seattle Transit-Lockheed Aircraft agreement for installation of mono-rail travel facilities in time for Century 21 Exposition opening May 10, 1961 prompted Senator Warren G. Magnuson (left) to detail future mono-rail use between nation's airports and downtown metropolitan centers to U.S. Public Roads Commissioner Ellis Armstrong (center) and Senator Jacob Javits, R., New York (right). Magnuson, chairman of Senate Interstate... more
    Caption with image: Seattle Transit-Lockheed Aircraft agreement for installation of mono-rail travel facilities in time for Century 21 Exposition opening May 10, 1961 prompted Senator Warren G. Magnuson (left) to detail future mono-rail use between nation's airports and downtown metropolitan centers to U.S. Public Roads Commissioner Ellis Armstrong (center) and Senator Jacob Javits, R., New York (right). Magnuson, chairman of Senate Interstate and Foreign Commerce Committee, told both officials that Seattle mono-rail cars, with 84 passenger capacity each, will speed Exposition visitors from downtown Seattle to mile-away Exposition grounds in little more than one minute.PH Coll 638.719. less
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    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanner in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2012