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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1874
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 07/24/1961
Title Excavation and Decking of Underpass on Chrystie Street: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents excavation and decking of underpass between Canal and Delancey Streets as part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera 15 feet east of Chrystie Street west curb looking north. Also shows construction workers, construction equipment including crane and jackhammer, beams, barricades, buildings, and temporary buildings and trees in Sara D. Roosevelt Park.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Delancey Street
Canal Street
Decking
Construction equipment
Cranes (equipment)
Sara D. Roosevelt Park (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Jackhammers
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)