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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R1S3_895
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/01/1901
Title [Lafayette Place and 4th Street: IRT East Side Line]
Description Showing cut-and-cover excavation on Lafayette Place and 4th Street in Manhattan, NY. Camera 107 feet south of 4th Street. 1 1/2 feet above top of roof beams and 6 feet east of C.L. of tunnel. View west showing steel erected and temporary position of water main.
Photographer Pullis, Pierre P.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Board of Rapid Transit Railroad Commissioners
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Subways
Construction
construction--Pictorial works
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Construction equipment
Cut and cover method
Excavation
4th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lafayette Place (Manhattan, NY.)
Pipes (conduits)
Braces (support elements)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line East Side Line (IRT)