Exhibit 1: Lantern Slides
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Record 127/301
Cary Memorial Library 2011. All rights reserved.
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description Trolley stop at entrance to Lexington Park, Bedford MA

"Street cars made their first run April 19, 1900. In June 1901, the Street Railway Company purchased Boardman's Grove, off Bedford Street, and for some years conducted an amusement park. There was a bears den, a range for an old buffalo, etc. and an outdoor theatre with a womans orchestra."
Year Range from 1900
Object ID Worthen.slide211
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
Search Terms Lexington Park
Lexington & Boston Street Railway
Bedford MA
Subjects Amusement parks
Zoos
Trollies
Trolley stations
Street railroad stations
Street railroad tracks
Street railroads
Title Entrance to Lexington Park, Bedford MA
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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