Gas-electric Hybrid Bus, Fifth Avenue Line, New York City

General Electric Company1905/1905

Museum of Innovation & Science

Museum of Innovation & Science
Schenectady, United States

General Electric developed a gasoline-electric hybrid bus in 1905 for the Fifth Avenue line in New York City. It is powered by General Electric equipment. The bus route features Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Menagerie. The fare was ten cents.


  • Title: Gas-electric Hybrid Bus, Fifth Avenue Line, New York City
  • Creator: General Electric Company
  • Date Created: 1905/1905
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 x 10 in
  • Original Language: English
  • Subject Keywords: Alternative energy, Advertising,Electric bus in Central Park
  • Type: Photograph
  • Publisher: General Electric Company
  • Rights: This digital image may be used for educational uses. Please cite as miSci- Museum of Innovation & Science. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the images from miSci.

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