Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title 1872 Chicago, Burlington, & Quincy Train Ticket
Description This item is a Chicago, Burlington, & Quincy train ticket for transportation between Chicago and Kensington in May of 1872. The ticket is signed by agent Sam Powell and was sold to P.G. Gardner. Prior to the completion of the Wabash line in 1881, residents of Oak Lawn (Black Oaks) may have used this route for travel.
Date 05/22/1872
Accession Number 2012.313.001
Classification Transportation
Business & Commerce
Search Terms Trains