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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_1180
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/02/1959
Title Backfill Progress and Restoration of Street: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows backfill progress and restoration of street at intersection of E. Houston and Elizabeth Streets as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera set on northwest corner of E. Houston Street and Elizabeth Street, looking west. Also shows decking, barricades, signage including subway construction danger sign, pedestrians, auotomobiles, and buildings.
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)
East Houston Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Elizabeth Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Road construction
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)