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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S2_1093
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/30/1959
Title Temporary Supports Between Piers and South Edge of BMT: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents subsurface view of temporary supports between piers and south edge of BMT as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera in Track #3, facing northwest. Also shows workers.
Photographer Wood, R.; 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
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Piers (Supporting elements)
Structural frames
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)