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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R1S2_194
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 08/18/1900
Title [Elm & Houston Streets: IRT East Side Line]
Description Survey photograph at street level of Elm (Lafayette) and Houston Streets prior to construction of the IRT East Side Line. General view north up Elm Street showing the intersection of Houston.
Photographer F.C.B.
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
Houston Street
Elm Street
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--History.
Lafayette Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Hat industry
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line East Side Line (IRT)