Look at this great route map we uncovered from 1936. This shows the major streetcar routes in 1936.

1936 streetcar map
1936 streetcar map
Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.
  • http://www.facebook.com/mark.collins.7773 Mark Collins

    Love your map of DC’s old streetcar lines. Where did you find it?

  • mldickens

    Not sure if this exact map is there but there are some like it in “100 Years of Capital Traction”

  • Roy

    Interesting to see that Metrobus still uses some of the old streetcar route numbers for the same or similar routes (like the 30s, 50s, etc.).