Some articles on drawn, animal drawn:
1820s to the 1880s urban transit in North America began when horse-drawn omnibus lines started to operate along city streets ... When a wagon was drawn upon rails the rolling resistance of the vehicle was lowered and the average speed was increased ... In many cities single animal drawn streetcars were known as "bobtail streetcars" whether mule or horse drawn ...
Famous quotes containing the words drawn and/or animal:
“Yet, rather, are we scabbards to our souls. And the drawn sword of genius is more glittering than the drawn cimeter of Saladin.”
—Herman Melville (18191891)
“The screech and mechanical uproar of the big city turns the citified head, fills citified earsas the song of birds, wind in the trees, animal cries, or as the voices and songs of his loved ones once filled his heart. He is sidewalk- happy.”
—Frank Lloyd Wright (18691959)