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Title Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: The first train through the tunnel. 1908.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2002.240.0051
Collection Leon Yost Collection
Credit Gift of Leon Yost
Description Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: The first train through the tunnel. 1908. Courtesy of Leon Yost.

A view of train in the tunnel. Note the open splicing and cable channels on the side of the tunnel. Postmarked March 1908 plus the front of postcard has holographic ink note "Opened to the public Feb 26th 1908."

From a series: The Hudson and Manhattan Railroad Company Tunnel (McAdoo system) under the Hudson River.
Date 1908-1908
Year Range from 1908.0
Year Range to 1908.0
Search Terms
Hudson & Manhattan Railroad
PATH
Hudson Tunnel Railroad Company
Hudson Railway Company
Imagefile 018\20022400051.JPG
Classification
Railroads
Transportation
Men
Business & Commerce
Machinery
Tunnels