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Transportation token

Transportation token
Transportation token
Title
Transportation token
Date 
1930-1960
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
5/8 x 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
A silver colored metal token pierced in the center to form a truncated square and embossed on both sides with a spiraling decoration. On one side "United Traction Company System/ UT", and on the reverse "Good For One Fare/ UT". United Traction ran the trolley car system from 1899 to 1946, and later a bus company in Albany, Troy, Rensselaer, Watervliet and surrounding New York State communities.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3173
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group