CTA Surface System History presented by the Illinois Railway Museum

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The numbering system was devised by the late Don Liberko, who worked extensively on cataloging the different styles. It has been enhanced to include new versions.

We are currently working with transfer experts to verify/correct/populate transfer style dates. Currently they are our best estimates. Once solid dates are established (and new styles discovered), the style numbers may change to reflect the correct chronology.

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Style 13-1c - Date Unknown

Three lines of writing at bottom of front.

  • Addison
  • Archer (Express)
  • Ashland (Ashland-Downtown) (Southport) (35th) (Stock Yards) (Loomis)
  • Belmont (Armitage)
  • Blue Island-26th
  • Broadway
  • California, South (Cicero, South)
  • Central
  • Cermak (Douglas Park Ext)
  • Chicago
  • Cicero (Austin)
  • Clark
  • Cottage Grove
  • Damen, North (Foster-Central)
  • Diversey (Logan Square)
  • Division
  • Douglas (Ohio Depots)
  • Elston-Clybourn (Elston)
  • Evanston RT
  • Foster-Northwest Hwy
  • Fullerton
  • Grand
  • Halsted (Halsted-Downtown)
  • Halsted, South (Western, South) (Kedzie, South)
  • Harrison (Adams)
  • Irving Park
  • Jackson (Washington)
  • Jeffery (Drexel-Hyde Park) (Hyde Park)
  • Kedzie-California
  • Kedzie-Homan (Western, North)
  • Kimball (Harlem) (Devon-Cicero)
  • Lake RT
  • Lawrence (Montrose-Lawrence)
  • Lincoln-Larrabee (Lincoln-Wabash)
  • Loop RT
  • Madison
  • Michigan-Indiana (Garfield)
  • Michigan-State-Wacker (Independence) (Monroe Parking Lot)
  • Milwaukee
  • Montrose (Skokie-Howard)
  • North (Lake)
  • North-Narragansett-Irving Park (Laramie)
  • North-South RT
  • North-South RT R2
  • North-South RT R3
  • Ogden
  • Pershing
  • Peterson (Higgins)
  • Pulaski
  • Pulaski, South (Morgan-Racine)
  • Ravenswood RT
  • Roosevelt
  • Sheridan (Lunt-Touhy) (Devon)
  • South Chicago-Ewing (South Chicago Express)
  • South Deering (Windsor Park)
  • South Park (Yates-95th)
  • State
  • Stony Island
  • Taylor-Sheffield (Roscoe) (Belmont, East)
  • Vincennes-111th (119th-Vincennes) (Riverdale)
  • Wallace-Racine (Canal-Wacker) (Damen, South)
  • Wentworth
  • Westchester (Skokie)
  • Western
  • West-Northwest RT
  • West-Northwest RT R2
  • West-Northwest RT R3
  • Wilson-Michigan (LaSalle) (LaSalle-Sheridan Exp)
  • 16th-18th
  • 26th-31st (31st, West) (63rd-65th)
  • 35th
  • 43rd-Root (Stock Yards)
  • 47th
  • 51st
  • 59th-61st (Marquette)
  • 63rd
  • 67th-69th (55th)
  • 74th-75th (83rd)
  • 79th (71st)
  • 93rd-95th (87th) (115th)
  • 103rd-106th (111th, East)
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