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Title Menu: Erie Lackawanna Railway Company, Luncheon Menu. Issued Hoboken, Nov. 15, 1968.
Object Name Menu
Catalog Number 2012.007.0117
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a Friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Menu: Erie Lackawanna Railway Company, Luncheon Menu. Issued Hoboken, Nov. 15, 1968. Printed card stock, 7-1/4" x 10" high.

Inprinted at the bottom: The Friendly Service Route. Arthur L. Elwyn, Supt. of Dining Cars, Passenger Terminal, Hoboken, N.J.

Menus were apparently also issued without a date as seen in archives 2011.005.0056.

The dining car service was for long distance trains along the route to Chicago and other points (note the "Snooze Special" regarding a pillow for a fifty cent service charge which "P.S. - You may take the pillow with you as a memento of your trip.").

As the Erie Lackawanna Railway (it was renamed Railway from Railroad in 1968) the company existed from April 1968 to April 1976.

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Date 1968-1968
Year Range from 1968.0
Year Range to 1968.0
Search Terms Erie Lackawanna Railway
Erie Lackawanna
Caption menu
Imagefile 168\20120070117.TIF
Classification Railroads
Business & Commerce
Transportation
Food
Restaurants