Transit Authority (CTA)
The official CTA site provides instructions on how to use the system,
details on routes and schedules, and everything else you need to
know to take a trip via the CTA.
This fansite offers a wealth of material including lots of history
and memories of the 'L.'
Transit: The CTA
Here you'll find a station-by-station online tour of each of the
CTA 'L' lines, plus hundreds of historical photos of 'L' cars.
Transit & Railfan Site
Contains pictures, rosters, and other railfan information about
transit systems in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Chicago Elevated System
Histories of the 'L' lines, vintage maps, and more.
Tom Valeo's article, The 'L': Rumbling
in and out and around our lives.
Geoffrey Baer's article, Next
Stop: a peek into the past.
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