Without Streetcars (35 images)
Sunset Square, Hollywood. Craftsman, Spanish Colonial Revival, and American Colonial Revival homes from 1908 through 1941 now protected from developers – and an odd place on a dark winter day with rain on the way. This was a streetcar subdivision – the Laurel Canyon Line of the Pacific Electric Railway, which ran down Sunset Boulevard, opened in 1884 here. Six years later, in 1900, the Los Angeles Pacific Railway opened the Wilcox line, which connected the Hollywood Line to the...