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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R11-A/ES1_1268
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 01/30/1911
Title [Ashland Place and Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn: BMT Fourth Avenue Line]
Description Survey photograph of subway construction at the west side of Ashland Place, looking north from Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn on the BMT Fourth Avenue Line. In the background is the Majestic Theatre.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Public Service Commission for the First District
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Ashland Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--History--Pictorial works.
Lafayette Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
construction--Pictorial works
Construction workers
Shovels
Horses
Wooden Platforms
Pulleys
Theaters
Barrels
Trees
Elevated railroads
Digging
Storefronts
Line Fourth Avenue Line (BMT)