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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_1169
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/02/1959
Title Excavation and Well Point System: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows subsurface view of excavation for new subway as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera set on center line of Track #2, looking south. Also shows construction workers, wellpoint system, and structural elements.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.; Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Neighborhood)
Structural frames
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)