Photograph of a trolley in front of the Florence Hotel in San Diego, ca.1888. There are three buildings that make up the hotel; all of them are long rectangular buildings with white wooden siding and flat roofs. The small trolley is in the foreground on a dirt road and there are several people inside of it. A sign on the front of the trolley reads "P.C.S.S. Wharf & University Heights". "Note the Electric Rapid Transit Company car has trolley pull on the roof. The wire being hooked from the car roof to the trolley wire". Photoprint reads: "San Diego Rapid Transit Electric Co. has no trolly pole on roof, the wire being looped from the car roof to the trolley wire".