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Title Pass, employee rail travel: D.L. & W. R.R., for travel from Hoboken to Secaucus, Oct. 1, 1918.
Object Name Pass
Catalog Number 2011.005.0257
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.
Date 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Search Terms Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
World War I
Caption front
Imagefile 112\20110050257.TIF
Classification Railroads
Transportation