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Title Toll receipts, two, from the Holland Tunnel, 1927.
Object Name Receipt
Catalog Number 2011.049.0120
Collection Holland Tunnel Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Toll receipts, two, from the Holland Tunnel, 1927. Machine imprinted paper, two-part form with horizontal perforation, 3-3/8 high x 3-5/8" wide. Reverse imprinted with traffic rules.

Both were for fifty cents which was the toll for automobiles (and code "II" before the amount was used for automobiles - see archives 2012.007.0013.)

1: November 24, 1927; dark gray; transaction number 28290.
2: December 36 [sic - probably 26], 1927; salmon; transaction number 66799.

At this time, the tunnel was still under two administrative jurisdictions as imprinted at bottom:
New York State Bridge and Tunnel Commission and New Jersey Interstate Bridge and Tunnel Commission.
Adminstration Bldg., N.Y., Cor. Canal & Varick Sts.
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Date 1927
Year Range from 1927.0
Year Range to 1927.0
Search Terms Holland Tunnel
Caption toll booth receipt 1: Nov. 24, 1927
Imagefile 113\20110490120.TIF
Classification Tunnels
Government & Politics
Automobiles
Transportation