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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R2S2A_2341
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 10/04/1907
Title [East River tube: IRT Lexington Avenue Line]
Description Photograph of tunnel work in progress as a work gang caulks and tightens bolts on the Manhattan ring of East River tube. Plate #4: South tube Manhattan ring 1550 looking west.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Board of Rapid Transit Railroad Commissioners
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Structural frames
Beams (structural elements)
Subway -- Platform
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line East Side Line (IRT)