Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum


In the early decades of 20th century, if anybody died in a city, one way to travel them towards their final resting place was through public transit. “In L.A. in the early years, the cemeteries were right next to the churches,” says curator of the Pacific Railroad Society, David Housh. “Then those got too crowded,Continue reading “Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum”