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Title Seat check, 3, Erie Lackawanna Railway, no place (Hoboken), no date, circa 1968-1976.
Object Name Ticket, Transportation
Catalog Number 2011.005.0200
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Seat check, three, Erie Lackawanna Railway, no place (Hoboken), no date, circa 1968-1976. Printed cardstock, 1" high x 3-1/2" wide; three examples in different colors: green, gray, light blue. Color is on front only; back is a plain cream color.

Typically issued by a train conductor after collecting a ticket or fare aboard the train to indicate that the passenger had was accounted. Different colors may have been used to indicate the station the traveler had paid for. Checks are usually collected by the conductor as the passenger's station was approached.

Erie Lackawanna Railway existed from 1968-1976 and the eastern terminus for the rail portion of travel was Hoboken.
Date 1968-1976
Year Range from 1968.0
Year Range to 1976.0
Search Terms Erie Lackawanna Railway
Erie Lackawanna
Imagefile 105\20110050200-2.TIF
Classification Railroads
Transportation
Travel
Business & Commerce