Clay Street Hill Railroad Co., 1873 San Francisco
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Clay Street Hill Railroad Co., 1873 San Francisco
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Clay Street Hill Railroad Co., 1873 San Francisco
Andrew Hallidie, sitting on the left end of the front bench, was a failed miner, bridge architect, and self-taught engineer. He synthesized his father's wire rope invention with a simple clamping mechanism in 1873 to invent the first passenger-bearing cable car.
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