LIRR PASSES

1863 Annual Ticket  

1893 Hempstead to LI  City or Flatbush Ave

1863 Annual Ticket Reverse
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1873 South Side Railroad of Long Island 
Issued to:  J. M. Belden J. M. Belden, Esq., Sect. (Secretary) Hartford , Providence & F. (Fishkill) Railroad.

General Manager is “H. G. Smith"

Thanks to Dave Keller for historical input

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1876 Isaac Sherwood - Acct. of Director "F.N.S. & Ct R. R." 

Long Island Rail Road Co., Lessee, F.N.S. & C.R.R. and Southern R.R. of LI. (Flushing, North Shore and Central Railroad) Countersigned by E.B. Hinsdale, Secretary.  (Elizur B. Hinsdale) former President of the Woodside & Flushing Railroad, which was reorganized into the Flushing and North Side Railroad in 1868) and signed by  Conrad Poppenheusen, Vice President.

lirr12-31-1877.jpg (29408 bytes) 1877 Isaac Sherwood - Acct. of Director "F. N.S. & Ct R. R." 

Long Island Rail-Road Co., Lessee, F.N.S. & C.R.R. and Southern R.R. of LI. Countersigned by E.B. Hinsdale, Secretary and D.N. Ropes, President. (David N. Ropes was President of the LIRR for part of the years 1876 - 1877)

lirr12-31-1878.jpg (21500 bytes) 1878 Isaac Sherwood - Acct. of Director "F. N.S. & Ct R. R." 

"Long Island Railroad and Leased Lines" and it is printed on white paper stock. Pass is signed by T.M. Sharp (Receiver). In the fall of 1877 due to large fixed charges and rising debt, the Long Island Railroad passed into the hands of Thomas M. Sharp, Receiver. It remained in Receivership for the years 1877 to 1881. 

1878 3rd Quarter
All Stations from
LI City
1904 Employee Pass
1895pass.jpg (24904 bytes) 1895 Pass signed by President Corbin 1904 Pass Reverse "Good Over Ferry"
1903 Agent between LI City and Manhattan Beach 1905 Asst. Sec. PRR
li1.jpg (29310 bytes) 1907 Gen. Pass Agt. for N&W lirrexpresspass1909.jpg (18542 bytes)

lirrexpresspass1909back.jpg (11697 bytes)1909 Long Island Express Co. Chief Clerk to Pres. & Gen. Mgr. allows free transport of an employee's goods for the entire year.!!

pass1910.jpg (9891 bytes) 1910 Asst. Sec. PRR 1914  Sister of  Signal Inspector, MOW Dept.
LIpass1914sm.jpg (43506 bytes) 1914 Solicitor, Western Union Telegraph Co. 
Coll: Art Huneke
1917 Wife of
Chief Clerk
Pas15233LIR.jpg (32130 bytes) 1921 R. C. Burns Asst Engr Office of Mech. Engr. LIpass1924sm.jpg (41185 bytes) 1924 Engineman
01/01/1924
Coll: Art Huneke 
LI1925passhuneke.jpg (41834 bytes) 1925 Wife of Ass't Sec PRR 
LIRR logo change
Coll: Art Huneke
PRR 1930 Chief of Motive Power entire system
LIpass1932sm.jpg (40916 bytes) 1932 Wife of Track Supervisor
Coll: Art Huneke
1935freightagent.jpg (21195 bytes) 1935 Traveling  Freight Agent from Georgia Central RR 
1937 Sup. Draftsman1937 PRR PRR 1939 NOT valid on LIRR
westernunionsup1939.jpg (29848 bytes) 1939 General Sup't 
Western Union & Telegraph
1940 Wife of Clerk
1940 Wife of Movement Dir. 1943 Wife of Clerk
asst_trainmasterpass41.jpg (17778 bytes) 1941 Asst. Trainmaster Pass lirr-yardconductor.jpg (27774 bytes)

wpe27.jpg (10810 bytes)1944 Yard Conductor Pass front/back

1944 Brakeman 1944 Conductor
clerk1945.jpg (36635 bytes) 1945 Clerk
1949 laborer 1953-54 School Pass
lirrstrikepass.jpg (7152 bytes) LIRR Strike Pass  1955-56 entire system blank
lirrpasschiefofpolice1955.jpg (25708 bytes) Chief of Police 1955  1955-56 entire system blank
lirrpass1955gangforeman.jpg (36939 bytes) 1955-56 Gang Foreman

Douglaston Station "Three-D Society" 07/26/62 
Archive: Big John

1964 system blank IslipNewStationDedicationPass-BradPhillips.jpg (36949 bytes) Islip New Station Dedication Pass 12/07/63 Archive: Brad Phillips
1964 system blank lirrpassharrisoneng.jpg (15508 bytes)

1964 Harrison Engineer Pass

BabylonNewStationSouvenirPass_09091964BradPhillips.jpg (60933 bytes) Babylon New Station Souvenir Pass
09/09/1964 Archive: Brad Phillips
lirrhighlevelhipsterpassHicksville09-12-64.jpg (21811 bytes) 9/12/64 Hicksville "High-Level Hipster" Dedication
Archive: Big John
Dashin Dan Lifetime lirrurbonautpass1966.jpg (72579 bytes)
10/09/ 1966  "Turbonaut" Garret Turbo train, GT1 Gas turbine car that was stored on the tail of the wye at Ronkonkoma
Collection: Al Castelli  Historical Data:  Dave Keller
LIpass1970sm.jpg (31526 bytes) 1970 Asst. to Train Director
Coll: Art Huneke
LIpass1976sm.jpg (47628 bytes) 1976 Asst. to Train Director Coll: Art Huneke
South Side Railroad September 1873 1878ssrrblank.jpg (24113 bytes) South Side Railroad September 1878 Blank Pass
LIRR steamboat operation.jpg (20072 bytes) LIRR steamboat operation
12/31/1908

lirrLittleLegionCard-Front_BradPhillips.jpg (44066 bytes)         

lirrLittleLegionCard-Back_BradPhillips.jpg (45495 bytes) Little Legion Card front/back
 Info/Archive: Brad Phillips
Legion of Influential Rail Riders

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J. C. Valick:  Captain of  Police LIRR late 50s and 60s,  Jamaica, NY
lirr1915pass.jpg (58224 bytes)
Earliest known use, thus far, of the Keystone on an OFFICIAL LIRR item.
The “LIRR” isn’t intertwined and the word “LONG ISLAND” is spelled out, it is the Keystone, nonetheless, and in use in 1915. Research: Dave Keller
Confirmed by: Art Huneke as his 1914 pass in not Keystone. (See above)