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Title Hoboken Terminal history in Jersey Central Lines. Volume 2, No. 10, October 1981.
Object Name Magazine
Catalog Number 2010.007.0188
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Jersey Central Lines. Volume 2, No. 10, October 1981. Published by Jersey Central Railway Historical Society, [Clark, N.J.]

Booklet, 8-1/2" x 11" high, 40 pp., illustrated.

About half of the contents is devoted to the history of the Erie-Lackawanna Railroad (and the predecessor companies), the Lackawanna Terminal and current developments on the occasion of New Jersey Transit celebrating its takeover of the suburban passenger operations in Hoboken. A Hoboken Terminal Renaissance Festival was to be held on Oct. 3, 1981 to commemorate the official rededication of the Lackwanna Terminal as Hoboken Terminal.

Cover, page [1]: Hoboken Terminal Renaissance. Photo of passenger train yard looking east to the passenger sheds in the 1920s.

Page [2]: full page ad by New Jersey Transit for Hoboken Terminal Renaissance Festival, Saturday, October 3, 1981, Noon to 6 PM., re official rededication.

Pages 20-26: article 'Hoboken Terminal Renaissance' by Wes Coates. Illustrated with 17 historical photos, map and 2 reproductions.

Page 27: Down Memory Lane. Lackawanna Old Timers. Two photos with captions of old locomotives and crew.

Pages 28-31: article 'Lackawanna Re-Electrification Project' by Wes Coates. Illustrated with 9 modern photos, map, drawing.

Back cover, page [40]: reproduction of ad from a July 24, 1954 Lackawanna Railroad timetable.
Date 1981-1981
Year Range from 1981
Year Range to 1981
Search Terms Erie Lackawanna
Erie Lackawanna Plaza
Erie Railroad
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Hoboken Ferry Company
Lackawanna Railroad
Lackawanna Terminal
Hoboken Terminal
NJ Transit (New Jersey Transit)
Public Service Corporation Street Railway
Public Service Railway
Lackawanna (2), ferry
Caption pg [1] front cover: Hoboken Terminal Renaissance; train yard photo
Imagefile 075\20100070188.TIF
Classification Transportation
Business & Commerce