Transportation token

Transportation token
Transportation token
Title
Transportation token
Date 
1895-1930
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
5/8 x 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
A silver colored metal token pierced in the center to form a letter "H" and embossed on both sides with a spiraling decoration. On one side "Holyoke Street Ry. Co.", and on the reverse "Good For One Fare". This transit token was from an electric trolley service, Holyoke Street Railway Company, in the town of Holyoke, Mass. which also operated a hotel with a restaurant and theatre and an amusment park between 1895 and 1930.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3170
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group