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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_1178
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/02/1959
Title New Roof Beams and Masonry Removed from Columns: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows subsurface view of new roof beams and masonry removed from columns as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera set between exisitng north and south bound express tracks, looking south and up. Also shows construction worker and scaffolding.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.; Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Neighborhood)
Construction
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Columns
Structural frames
Beams (Structural elements)
Masonry
Construction workers
Scaffolding
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)