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Title Ticket sample: D.L. & W. R.R. monthly commutation between station to be entered & N.Y.; June 1944.
Object Name Ticket, Transportation
Catalog Number 2011.005.0258
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Ticket sample: Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad monthly commutation ticket between station to be added and New York, for June 1944. Form MCB.

Yellow card stock, printed two sides in black and red, 2-1/2" x 7-3/16" wide; four conductor's punches; inkstamped on reverse as noted below.

A three piece ticket with the middle part being the monthly ticket. Blank spaces are present on all three pieces for entry of a station name. Reverse is inkstamped:
Sample
Mar 28 1944
Rand McNally & Co.

Tickets to or from New York required taking the railroad's ferry to or from Hoboken where the Lackawanna Terminal was located. The ferry fare was included in price of fares to or from New York. This is covered in the terms and conditions on the back.

W.H. Dominick, Passenger Traffic Manager.
Date 1944
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1944
Search Terms Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Caption front
Imagefile 112\20110050258.TIF
Classification Railroads
Transportation
Ferry