|Title||Ticket sample: D.L. & W. R.R. monthly commutation between station to be entered & N.Y.; May 1944.|
|Object Name||Ticket, Transportation|
|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 May 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:
Mar 22 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 which on this example is obscured by remains of adhesive and paper from a previous album mount.
|Year Range from||1944|
|Year Range to||1944|
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad