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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_2179
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 01/02/1963
Title Lower Manhattan Expressway Sheeting on Chrystie Street: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows L.M.E. (Lower Manhattan Expressway) sheeting on Chrystie Street between Canal Street and Delancey Street as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera 20 feet east of base line looking southeast. Also shows excavation, barricades, construction materials, and construction workers.
Photographer Leon, H.
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
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Lower Manhattan Expressway (L.M.E.)
Barricades
Excavation
Construction workers
Sheeting (Construction method)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Lower Manhattan Expressway (L.M.E.)
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)