|Collection||Steven Rappaport Collection|
|Title||Elevated Railway Train, New York City|
|Scope & Content||
Recto: Depiction of the elevated line as it rolls past the Customs House (now Museum of the American Indian) in lower Manhattan.
Verso: "The Elevated Railway, popularly called/ the "L," runs high above the streets and/ is a favorite mode of travel for sightseers./ This view was taken from Battery Park/ looking toward Bowling Green, the Custom/ House is on the right."
The elevated line depicted could be the 2nd, 3rd, or 9th Ave. lines, as this part of Manhattan was a terminus for the elevated lines.
|Extent of Description||1 postcard|
|Level of description||Sub-series|
Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Park Row (New York, NY)
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
|Station||Park Row Station (BMT Brooklyn Bridge Connection Line)|
|Number of images||2|