This “mule car” was renovated and repainted for parades in the 1940s.
This “mule car” was renovated and repainted for parades in the 1940s. N&O file photo
This “mule car” was renovated and repainted for parades in the 1940s. N&O file photo

Development of electricity, street cars in Raleigh took a while

April 07, 2016 10:26 AM

Past Times

About Past Times

History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.