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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_2123
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 05/10/1962
Title Hatchway Inside Hester Street Substation: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows hatchway inside Hester Street substation beneath Chrystie Street as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera inside substation facing northeast. Also shows structural elements and stairways.
Photographer 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
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Hester Street
Substations, Electric
Structural frames
Stairways
Hatchways
Search Terms Subway Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse Hester Street Substation (IND)
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)