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Accession number 2004.20
Object ID R4&36S2_298
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Lundin Collection
Date 09/13/1914
Title [33rd Street, 6th Avenue and Broadway, BMT Broadway Line, Manhattan, NY]
Description 33rd Street at intersection of 6th Avenue and Broadway, Manhattan, NY. Survey photograph of the street during construction of the BMT Broadway Line. Northward view of the elevated tracks of the IRT 6th Avenue elevated line, with part of the 33rd Street Station entrance and platform in view. Partial view of Herald Square and the New York Herald building. Also showing a side view of a New York Railways trolley, and a small area of construction on the street, noted in the logbook as "H.P. installation."
Photographer Pullis, G.W.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Public Service Commission for the First District
New York Herald
New York Railways Company
Saks and Company
Subjects Broadway (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Herald Square (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
6th Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Construction workers
33rd Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Department stores
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Broadway Line (BMT)/Sixth Avenue Elevated (IRT)
33rd Street Station (IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line)