Photograph of the first passengers of Professor S.C. Lowe's dramatic Mount Lowe Railway, July 4, 1893. There are a couple of dozen people in the rail car (number "9") which is headed toward the camera on the circular bridge. The trestle structure is visible below the rails. The hotel on the mountaintop is visible at left as is the rail approach to the hotel. Caption on photoprint reads: "Whee! Rounding the bend on Professor Thaddeus S.C. Lowe's Mt. Lowe Railway. On July 4, 1893, the first passengers took the dramatic ride up the famous mountain near Los Angeles".