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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1651
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 06/29/1960
Title Hester Street Substation Fence from Chrystie Street Looking East: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description As part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA), negative documents Hester Street Substation fence at intersection of Hester and Chrystie Streets. Camera on west side of Chrystie Street looking east. Shows fence around area of Sara D. Roosevelt Park, construction equipment, street, and buildings.
Photographer Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
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 workers
Hester Street
Construction equipment
Substations, Electric
Sara D. Roosevelt Park (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse Hester Street Substation (IND)
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)