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Accession number 2010.20
Object ID 2010.20.6.16
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Lonto / Watson Collection
Date 1914 and Between 1936 and 1953
Title [Third Avenue Railway - Trolley Cars #370-399]
Description 37 photographs documenting Third Avenue Railway Trolley Cars #370-399. Includes front and side views of trolleys in street scenes, and scrapping in yards (Bronx Flats). The following lines are also shown in the photographs: Broadway Line, Third Avenue Line, Tuckahoe Line (Route 6), Nepperhan Avenue Line (Route 5), Broadway-Warburton Avenue Line (Route 1), Williamsbridge Line, Boston Road Line, West Farms Line, and Tenth Avenue Line. Includes some photos labeled as "last day" and "fan trip".

*Description encompasses folder level description as a whole and select images from folder have been included.
Place New York, NY/Bronx, N.Y./Westchester, NY
People/ Corporations Third Avenue Railway System
Union Railway Company
Subjects Street railroads
Street railroads--cars
Trolleys
Yonkers, NY
Mount Vernon (Westchester County, N.Y.)
Tuckahoe (Westchester County, N.Y.)
42nd Street (Manhattan, NY)
5th Avenue
125th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Post offices
Gun Hill Road (Bronx, N.Y.)
Boston Road (Bronx, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Third Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
3rd Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Amsterdam Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Trolley
Trolleys
Street Railroads
Garage/ Depot 129th Street Surface Car House
Car Number 300-699 series (Third Avenue Railway System)