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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID RCIT_59C164
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 06/29/1964
Title Brighton Beach Station - Relay Room: Contract C-164: BMT Brighton Line
Description Photograph documenting area conditions at Brighton Beach Station on the BMT Brighton Line for platform extension construction work to be done under contract C-164. Photograph shows view of relay room with locked storage cupboards, vice, phone, various tools hanging along the lefthand wall, the doorway to the men's quarters, pipelines along the ceiling, and relay boxes lining the righthand side of the room.
Original photographic log reads: Brighton Beach Station - Northbound, West End. Camera at east end of relay room looking west.
Photographer Lundin, W. H.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Surveying
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brighton Beach (Brooklyn, N.Y)
Buildings
Signal towers
Relays
Electric Relays
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Brighton Line (BMT)
Station Brighton Beach Station (BMT Brighton Line)
Contract Number C-164