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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_927
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 11/19/1958
Title Front 49, 51, 53 & 55 East Houston Street: Chrystie Street Connection
Description Negative shows the front of 49, 51, 53 & 55 East Houston Street as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Photo shows storefronts for a florist shop, Ballato Restaurant, an Ice Cream/Soda/Candy shop, Tom..iland Bar & Grill, Jay's Italian Restaurant/Bar & Grill, and pedestrians. Original photographic logbook reads: Looking south - camera set east on E. Houston, showing front of buildings #49, 51, 53 & 55 E. Houston St.
Photographer Wood, R.; Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Pepsi Cola
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
East Houston Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Florist shops
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)