Jim Pickerell, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 1974

U.S. National Archives

U.S. National Archives
United States

"Commuter waits for the morning Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) train to downtown Philadelphia from the northwest suburbs. SEPTA has 157 bus and train lines and 2790 route mile in the metropolitian area. State and local governments provide half the $180 million in annual operating budget, the remainder comes from fares. Some 30 million riders in 1974, out of a total of 293 million, were commuters."



  • Title: Jim Pickerell, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 1974
  • Subject Keywords: documentary photography, environment, EPA
  • External Link: National Archives Catalog

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