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A Fifth Avenue Coach double-decker bus is being used to advertise the need for American volunteers during WWI.

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1948 Twin Coach purchased by the NYC Board of Transportation. The divided front windows were meant to increase visibility and reduce sun glare.

MTA NYCT Facts & Figures
In 1948, trolley buses were purchased for Brooklyn and Queens. Trolley buses were first used in NYC on Staten Island in 1921 to replace the services of a defunct trolley company, Staten Island Midland Railway.

MTA NYCT Facts & Figures
In the late1950s, Fifth Avenue Coach purchased the first air-conditioned buses to be used for local service in NYC. The bus pictured above is part of New York Transit Museum's historic collection.

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