Kitchener Public Utilities Commission charter bus
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- Item Type:
- Postcard image shows a stationary "Kitchener-Waterloo Aeroliner" bus operated by the Kitchener Public Utilities Commission (PUC). The word "chartered" is displayed below the front windshield and the Kitchener PUC vehicle number 10 below.
- Location and date of image (possibly 1940s) are unknown.
This bus appears to be one manufactured by the General American Aerocoach Corporation, which operated between 1939 and 1952, in Chicago. See more about this company online at the coachbuilt.com website.
The reverse side of the image is a photocopy.
- Reverse: Going Somewhere? Then travel by P.U.C. Bus, the carefree way, with a courteous and capable driver at the wheel. Riding is like gliding when you travel in our "Aeroliner", air-conditioned, radio-equipped bus. For out-of town picnic or charter trip, you may choose from our de-luxe "Aeroliner" or standard Brill and Ford equipment. For information and particulars, dial 5-5673 and ask for Mr. H. Stewart. Kitchener Public Utilities Commission, 191 King Street West, Kitchener, Ont.
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Width: 17.75 cm
Height: 12.5 cm
- Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 17.25cm
Image Height: 12cm
- Personal Name(s):
- H. Stewart (probably Harold F. Stewart)
- Corporate Name(s):
- Kitchener Public Utilities Commission
General American Aerocoach Corporation, Chicago (often referred to simply as Aerocoach)
- Local identifier:
- Kitchener Public Library
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Location of former Kitchener PUC carbarns:
- Copyright Statement:
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
- Copyright Holder:
- Copyright Holder Contact Information:
- Contact Kitchener Public Library at address below.
- Location of Original:
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