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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110S1_721
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/23/1929
Title Buildings 85 to 89 Lafayette Avenue Between S. Elliot Place and S. Portland Avenue: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting conditions along or in the vicinity of Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY. Image used in preparation for the construction of the Independent Subway System (IND) Fulton Line. Original photographic log reads: Camera set up in roadway of Lafayette Avenue, base line station 57+30, 25 feet North of South base line looking Southwest at buildings 85 to 89 Lafayette Avenue, North side of Lafayette Avenue between S. Elliot Place and S. Portland Avenue.
Photographer Foley, A.J.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Board of Transportation
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Fort Greene (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Lafayette Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Elliot Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
S. Portland Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Apartment houses
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Fulton Line (IND)