Archives & Library


In addition to restoring and operating real streetcars, the Edmonton Radial Railway Society collects related documents and artifacts.

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To date, we have collected items ranging from photographs, drawings, tickets, streetcar transfers, streetcar schedules and reports to models, uniforms and books related to the history of electric streetcars and light rail transit (LRT) in and around Edmonton. Donations and acquisitions are being catalogued and stored for future generations according to the recommendations of the Alberta Museums Association.

Upon request, these items are available for research purposes. For inquiries please use the links below to contact the ERRS archives.


A library of streetcar related books and manuals is available to the members of the Edmonton Radial Railway Society. They can be made available to the public for research purposes.


If you have items (as listed above) which you think may be of interest to the society please contact the ERRS archives to discuss their donation.


Please phone (780-437-7721) or fax (780-437-3095) and ask to be contacted by our Archivist. You may also send an email to