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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1678
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 08/09/1960
Title Excavation, Soldier Beams, and Decking on Chrystie Street Looking South: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description As part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA), negative documents excavation, soldier beams, and decking on Chrystie Street near Canal Street. Camera on east side of Chrystie Street, facing south. Also shows construction equipment, barricades, storefronts, signage, and trees, wall and railing of Sara D. Roosevelt Park.
Photographer Lundin, W. H.
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
Cut and cover method
Storefronts
Signage
Canal Street
Streets
Barricades
Excavation
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)