Final train ticket, Brownville Junction, 1981

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Joe Bradeen bought the last passenger train ticket in Brownville Junction just before midnight on November 15, 1981, from Trudy Baird. He bought a seat to Montreal aboard the train that ran from Halifax to Montreal and that was being discontinued by the Canadian Transport Commission.

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About This Item

  • Title: Final train ticket, Brownville Junction, 1981
  • Creator: UPI
  • Creation Date: 1981-11-15
  • Subject Date: 1981-11-15
  • Town: Brownville Junction
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 5/5
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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