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Title Tickets, transportation, 2: Erie Lackawanna Railway Co., Weekly Commutation Ticket, between Hoboken & Ridgewood or Gladstone, July, Aug. 1971.
Object Name Ticket, Transportation
Catalog Number 2013.001.0090.02
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Railroad tickets, two: Erie Lackawanna Railway Co., Weekly Commutation Ticket, 1 between Hoboken and Gladstone; 1 between Hoboken and Ridgewood; July; August, 1971. Form varies.

Printed green cardstock in red and blue ink, 2" high x 4-1/8" wide. No punches. Purchase validation stamp on back of each: one purchased in Ridgewood has old stamp: Erie R.R. Co.; Gladstone purchased in Hoboken: Hoboken Terminal. Serial numbers.

Note the machine printed tickets carry the old name of Railroad rather than Railway. The name of company changed from Railroad to Railway in the spring of 1968. Apparently this was old ticket stock. See archives 2013.001.0088.03 for more detail about the machine printed tickets applied to the weekly form.

1.Gladstone; week 25; week ending July 10; machine printed ticket purchased at Hoboken Terminal; Form WCT

2. Ridgewood; week 34; week ending August 28; Form WC

R.H. Taylor, Manager, Suburban Traffic.
Purchaser name.
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Date 1971
Year Range from 1971
Year Range to 1971
Search Terms Erie Lackawanna
Erie Lackawanna Railway
Caption front and back: two 1971 EL weekly commutation tickets
Imagefile 236\2013001009002.TIF
Classification Railroads
Business & Commerce