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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1978
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 11/06/1961
Title Underpass Area, Sheeting, Excavating, Bracing, and Dewatering System: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents general underpass area, sheeting east neat line, excavating, second stage dewatering system, and second bracing level beneath Chrystie Street between Canal Street and Delancey Street as part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Surface water evident, seeping from east neat line sheeting area. Camera in cut, 10 feet east of west sheeting line, looking east.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.
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
Excavation
Underpasses
Braces (support elements)
Water pumps
Water leakage
Sheeting (Construction method)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)