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Accession number 2010.20
Collection Lonto / Watson Collection
Object ID 2010.20.27.3
Object Name Roster
Date Between 1959 and 1980
Title Car Rosters - BMT and IRT Elevated Cars
Scope & Content Four (4) documents and several pages of hand-written notes listing the numbers; re-numbering; disposition; transition to work cars; and builders of Brooklyn-Manhattan Transit (BMT) and Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT) elevated cars including BMT Q-types.

Also includes an article written by Edward B. Watson with a roster and description of the World's Fair Cars 1600-1643.

Extent of Description 32 pieces of looseleaf paper.
Level of description Folder
Subjects Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Scrapping of Locomotives
Work cars
Work Cars -- Hose cars
World's Fair (1939-1940)
People/ Corporations Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
J.G. Brill Company
Jewett Car Company
Laconia Car Co.
Osgood-Bradley Car Company
Number of images 0.0