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Accession number 2014.33
Collection Steven Rappaport Collection
Object ID 2014.33.4.2
Object Name Postcard
Date 20th Century
Title Brooklyn Bridge Subway Station, New York City
Scope & Content Recto: horizontally split image of the Surrogate's Court building, north of City Hall Park, and the subway tracks running beneath it. The caption above reads, "Brooklyn Bridge Subway Station, New York City."

At top left of the verso is the description, "Brooklyn Bridge Subway Station,/New York City./New York City's Subway System is the most com-/plete of any in the world. The Brooklyn Bridge Station/is the busiest in the world. It is estimated that 2,000,000/pass here daily. The subway contains 4 tracks, 2 for ex-/press trains and 2 for local trains. During the rush/hours the trains run on a minute schedule."

Publishing information: Published by Manhattan Post Card Co., New York, N. Y.
Extent of Description 1 postcard
Level of description Sub-series
Search Terms City Hall
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Station Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall Station (IRT East Side Line)
Number of images 2.0