The Evolution of the American DinerMain MenuThe Original Lunch WagonsWhere the American Diner found its audience and purpose.T. H. Buckley- Come Get Your American DreamFinding success in a new business.The Transition from Horse-Drawn to StationaryWhy Lunch Wagons found themselves abandoning the horse.The Classic American EntrepreneurshipThe appeal of owning a lunch wagon to working-class Americans.The Masters of the Booming Lunch Car IndustryAppealing to the customersThe effort to appeal to a wider customer base.Decline of the American DinerCultural Relics of the Twenty-First CenturyMedia GalleryMedia Used and Collected in the Making of this ProjectCreditsSources Used in ResearchCassidy Nemickcf80a2fbfbf26cc0303a79834a26a4cb79a11a9b
The raised roof here allowed for increased ventilation and natural lighting.
12016-10-28T16:18:32-07:00Cassidy Nemickcf80a2fbfbf26cc0303a79834a26a4cb79a11a9bWorcester Lunch Car Company- American Eagle Cafe No. 2001Photo by E. B. Luce, and provided by the Worcester Historical Musuemmedia/Worcester Lunch Car Company (Luce).jpgplain2016-10-28T16:18:32-07:00Cassidy Nemickcf80a2fbfbf26cc0303a79834a26a4cb79a11a9b