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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1915
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 09/06/1961
Title Workmen Lowering Wellpoint into Casing: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents east neat line sheeting and National Structures workmen lowering east neat line wellpoint into casing under Chrystie Street between Canal and Delancey Streets as part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera in cut at north underpass sheeting line, west of center line, looking east. Also shows construction materials and pulleys.
Photographer Espeut, E.
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
Construction workers
Underpasses
Pulleys
Water pumps
Sheeting (Construction method)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)