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Accession number 2004.20
Object ID R78S1A_609
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 06/10/1925
Title Roadway and Tracks of Central Park West at 79th Street: Eighth Avenue Line (IND)
Description Image to survey Central Park West at 79th Street, Manhattan, for the construction of the Eighth Avenue Line (IND). Shows trolley tracks, sidewalk, automobiles, laborer, street and the west side of Central Park visible.
Original photographic logbook notation reads: At 79th Street. Camera between car tracks at station 1172 and 50 looking north of roadway. Time: 10:09 A.M.
Photographer Pullis, G.W.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Transit Commission
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Automobiles
Sidewalks
Curbs
79th Street
Laborers
Trolley tracks
Street railroad tracks
Trees
Cobblestone streets
Central Park (New York, N.Y.)--Pictorial works.
Central Park West (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Eighth Avenue Line (IND)