The intersection of Mariposa and Fulton streets in the fall of 1938 shows autos jostling for position in traffic alongside electric streetcars.
The intersection of Mariposa and Fulton streets in the fall of 1938 shows autos jostling for position in traffic alongside electric streetcars.

Fresno street cars

Fresno's first endeavor into mass transit began in the late 1880s, a period of boom in the region. It didn't take long for entrepreneurs to realize a system of streetcars and trolleys would fill the need for easy travel within the city and attract business to the area.

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