|Title||Hoboken Terminal history in Jersey Central Lines. Volume 2, No. 10, October 1981.|
|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 : Hoboken Terminal Renaissance. Photo of passenger train yard looking east to the passenger sheds in the 1920s.
Page : 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 : reproduction of ad from a July 24, 1954 Lackawanna Railroad timetable.
|Year Range from||1981|
|Year Range to||1981|
Erie Lackawanna Plaza
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Hoboken Ferry Company
NJ Transit (New Jersey Transit)
Public Service Corporation Street Railway
Public Service Railway
Lackawanna (2), ferry
|Caption||pg  front cover: Hoboken Terminal Renaissance; train yard photo|
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