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Title Tickets, 3: New Jersey & New York Railroad Co., Peter Duryee, Trustee. N.d., circa 1942-1954.
Object Name Ticket, Transportation
Catalog Number 2014.013.0086
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Tickets, 3: New Jersey & New York Railroad Company, Peter Duryee, Trustee. No dates, circa 1942-1954.

1: three-piece roundtrip coach ticket between Essex Street [Hackensack] and [blank]. Security paper; inkstamped "Essex St."; otherwise blank and unused. Serial no. 17316. From CX1.

2: two two-piece local one-way coach tickets between Essex St. (Hackensack) and Hasbrouck Heights or Carlstadt. Reverse blank. Unused.

From the late 1950s, this railroad operated its service from Lackawanna Terminal in Hoboken. Trustee Duryee served in that role from 1942 to circa 1954 (successor was Horace F. Banta.)

R. H. Taylor, Passenger Traffic Manager.


Notes Established in 1856, it was branch line of the Erie Railroad since 1896. Prior to 1958 it would have run to Erie's terminal in Jersey City. From 1958 it would have run to the Lackawanna Terminal in Hoboken as the Erie and D.L.& W. began to consolidate passenger operations out of Hoboken. It continued as part of the Erie-Lackawanna Railroad after the 1960 merger and would become the Pascack Valley line of New Jersey Transit that operates from Hoboken Terminal.

Confusingly, this line was called New Jersey & New York Railroad in earlier years as well as the New York & Jersey Railroad.
Date 1942-1954
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1954
Search Terms New Jersey & New York Railroad Company
Erie Lackawanna
New York & New Jersey Railroad Co.
Caption 1: three piece ticket, Essex St., form CX 1
Imagefile 292\20140130086.TIF
Classification Railroads
Transportation