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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1891
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 08/14/1961
Title Excavation, Sheeting, and Bracing: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents excavation, sheeting, and bracing, and National Structures setting first level bracing beneath Chrystie Street between Canal and Delancey Streets as part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera in center of cut on Chrystie Street, looking south. Also shows construction workers.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
National Structures Corp.
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Delancey Street
Canal Street
Construction equipment
Excavation
Beams (structural elements)
Cut and cover method
Braces (support elements)
Construction workers
Sheeting (Construction method)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)