Table of Contents
   Foreword: Not to Be Forgottenp. 9
   Acknowledgementsp. 13
   Introduction: Chicago's Central Role in Cable Car Historyp. 15
   How Cable Cars Workp. 27
   The Cable Car Experiencep. 43
   Before Cable Cars: Horse Powerp. 57
   Cable Cars Arrive on the Scenep. 69
   Cable Cars on the South Sidep. 75
   South Side Car Barn Banditsp. 97
   Transit Titan, Cable Car Czarp. 103
   Cable Cars on the North Sidep. 121
   Cable Cars on the West Sidep. 133
   Chicago's Cable Car Mail Servicep. 147
   Demise of Chicago's Cable Carsp. 153
   Cable Cars Around the Countryp. 167
   Chicago's Cable Car Remnantsp. 175
   Afterwordp. 185
   Bibliographyp. 187
   About the Authorp. 191