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Accession number 2013.11
Collection Postcard Collection
Object ID 2013.11.13
Object Name Postcard
Date 1910
Title Long Island Railroad Station in Far Rockaway, L.I.
Scope & Content Hand-painted photograph of railroad station in Far Rockaway. This station served as the terminus for the Far Rockaway Branch, Cedarhurst Cut-Off and Long Island Electric Trolley Line to Jamaica, as well as the Ocean Electric Railway eastern terminus and headquarters. The verso contains the message:
These are the postals Mr Snyder bought for me, I forgot to bring them up."
Extent of Description One postcard
Level of description Item
Subjects Postcards
Postal cards
Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)
Far Rockaway (Queens, N.Y.)
People/ Corporations Long Island Rail Road
Ocean Electric Railway
Long Island Electric
Number of images 2