|Title||Ticket, transportation: Delaware. Lackawanna & Western R.R.; Monthly Commutation between 3 Montclair & N.Y. Sept.1917.|
|Object Name||Ticket, Transportation|
|Collection||Hoboken Railroad Collection|
|Scope & Content||
Railroad ticket: Delaware. Lackawanna & Western Railroad; Monthly Commutation Ticket between 3 Montclair and New York. September 1917. Ticket of L. M. Requa.
Printed dark pink cardstock, 2-5/8" high x 4" wide; numerous conductor's punches. Ticket number: 58. Reverse with sales agent dated validation stamp: D.L.&W.R.R. CO. Aug 13 '17 Hoboken NJ.
From L 60
Terms and conditions on back: Good for "Sixty Rides on Continuous Trains..."
While sold for travel to New York, the trains would operate to or from Lackawanna Terminal in Hoboken and required a ferry ride (included in the cost of fare) on the railroad's Hoboken Ferry at that point (or at the rider's own expense, using the Hudson & Manhattan Railroad - The Tubes.)
This was during World War I.
Requa, L. M.
|Year Range from||1917|
|Year Range to||1917|
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Hoboken Ferry Company