History of Seattle Municipal Railway's Division C, the streetcar line that once connected Burien with White Center and Seattle.
February 19, 2005

The line between businesses and individuals was murky.

With all of the cash flowing back from Alaska at the turn of the century, everyone was an investor, and the safest investment was land - so came a boom in real estate related business listings in Seattle. The country was still booming, and even the most far-flung farm could soon be a vacation home or affordable commute. All that was needed was a streetcar line to connect with the city.

Posted by Rob Ketcherside at February 19, 2005 7:48 PM
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