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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110S5_2306
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 07/20/1930
Title Looking West at Roadway Conditions Along Fulton Street: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting roadway conditions along Fulton Street, located in Brooklyn, N.Y. Image used in preparation for construction of the Independent Subway (IND) Fulton Line. Photograph shows horse drawn vehicle, automobiles, building storefronts, apartment houses, street, trolley tracks, and partial view of BMT Fulton Street Elevated Line structure above roadway.
Original photographic logbook reads: Camera set on outside track looking West on street surface at 185+00, South track.
Photographer Losee, H.
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
Fulton Street (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Bedford-Stuyvesant (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Ocean Hill (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Trolley tracks
Storefronts
Automobiles
Apartment houses
Horse-drawn vehicles
Search Terms Subway Construction
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)