|Title||Pass, employee rail travel: D.L. & W. R.R., for travel from Hoboken to Secaucus, Oct. 1, 1918.|
|Collection||Hoboken Railroad Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
|Scope & Content||
Employee rail travel pass: Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Co. Pass Identification Card; for continuous passage between Hoboken and Secaucus. Issued Hoboken Oct. 1, 1918.
Printed paper form with holographic ink and pencil entries, 3-1/8" x 5" wide. Form F-6 10-17.
Allow roundtrip travel for F.G. Pellegrino of the M.P.& E. [Motive Power & Equipment] Department. Signing issuer: A.E. Elvira, R.H. Fore [Round House Foreman.]
This authorization form in conjunction with another form (see back) served essentially as a ticket for workers travel. Note: more than one employee could be authorized to travel on one pass.
|Notes||As this was during World War I, the railroad was under the control of the federal government. Hoboken was serving as the U.S. Army Port of Embarkation.|
|Year Range from||1918|
|Year Range to||1918|
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
World War I