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Object ID XX.2008.7.148
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Elevated Railroad Photographs
Date 01/13/1915
Title [Looking North from 14th Street Station: Second Avenue Elevated Line]
Description Facing North on elevated track surface above First Avenue at the 14th Street Station of the Second Avenue Elevated Line. Cobblestone street, sidewalk, buildings and pedestrians are seen on the west side of First Avenue. A billboard advertising Mecca Cigarettes is in the background.
Original photograph notation reads: Section 4A / Looking North from Bent 186 / 1st Avenue & 14th Street Station with track
Photographer Public Service Commission
Place New York, NY
Subjects Elevated railroads
1st Avenue
14th Street
Sidewalks
Pedestrians
Cobblestone streets
Buildings--New York (State)--New York.
Billboards
Cigarette industry
Search Terms Elevated Railroads
Line Second Avenue Elevated (IRT)
Station 14th Street Station (Second Avenue Elevated Line)