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Title Ticket sample: Lackawanna Railroad; Hoboken Combination Ticket; H-OWLC O.W. Coach. ca. 1959-1960.
Object Name Ticket, Transportation
Catalog Number 2011.005.0113
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Sample tickets: Lackawanna Railroad; Hoboken Round Trip Coach Combination Ticket. No date, circa 1959-1960. Printed paper, one side, cardstock, 2-5/8" wide x 11-5/8" high; perforated 4-1/8" and 8-1/8" from top. One large round punched hole centered top section; single conductor's punch on each section at Furlough.

Round-trip ticket for coach trip (HC-RTLC R.T. Hoboken Coach Com. (409)) to or from Hoboken; destination to be filled in.

Form: HC-RTLC C-167. Fare categories: Fresh Air (17 Yrs and Over); Fresh Air (16 Yrs. and under); Special; Child; Furlough; Employee; Governm't [government].

See archives 2010.007.0213 for a sample ticket with 1961 inkstamp that was one-way, but very similar. R.H. Taylor is the Passenger Traffic Manager listed on both. While the copy here is not marked as a sample, it probably was one as the name is stated as Lackawanna, not Erie-Lackawanna. This name means the ticket was probably used before1960.
Date 1959-1960
Year Range from 1959
Year Range to 1960
Search Terms Erie Lackawanna
Lackawanna Railroad
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Caption full ticket
Imagefile 096\20110050113.TIF
Classification Railroads
Business & Commerce