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Accession number 2000.41
Object ID GCT-002/34
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Metro-North Collection
Date ca. 1900
Title Grand Central Station Information Booth
Description On 42nd Street, Grand Central Station, remodeled in 1900, is beautiful and orderly. This posed photo of the station staff providing information shows another job function- customer service, which would grow exponentially in the 20th Century. Note the original 1871 train shed in the background.
Place New York, NY
Subjects Grand Central Depot
Grand Central Depot -- Interior Views -- Train Shed
Grand Central Station -- Interior Views
Grand Central Station -- Interior Views -- Train Shed
Grand Central Terminal
Station Grand Central Station
Grand Central Terminal