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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
Lafayette Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Portland Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Elliot Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Search Terms Subway Construction
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)