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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110S1_468
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/04/1929
Title Sidewalk Conditions At Lafayette Avenue Between S. Portland Avenue and S. Elliot Place: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting conditions around Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY in preparation for the construction of the Independent Subway System (IND) Fulton Line. Original photographic log reads: Camera set up on sidewalk, base line station 55+75, 5 feet North of South base line of Lafayette Avenue, South side of Lafayette Avenue between S. Portland Avenue and S. Elliot Place, looking West at base line station 55+50. Photograph also shows partial view of BMT Fulton Street Elevated Line in background.
Photographer Foley, A.J.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Board of Transportation
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Surveying
Sidewalks
Streets
Automobiles
Storefronts
Lafayette Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Portland Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Elliot Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Search Terms Subway Construction
Brooklyn
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)