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Accession number XX.2009.125
Object ID XX.2009.125.487
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/12/1974
Title Views from Ground and Air of Coney Island Yard and Shop: Route CIT
Description Roll of negative documenting Coney Island Yard. Photograph shows tracks, subway cars, signal towers, switching stations, and buildings in background. Most subway cars are in the distance, but R44 cars are in the foreground of many frames. Includes some aerial imagery that appear to be photographs of photographs. Also four frames of subway train at unidentified station platform.
Photographer New York City Transit Authority
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Coney Island (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Trains (Subway)
Railroad switching
Railroad signal towers
Railroad shops & yards
Railroad cars
Apartment houses
Subway -- Platform
Search Terms Subway Construction
Yard Coney Island Yard (BMT)
Other Transit Faclities Coney Island Shop Yard (BMT)
Car Number R44 (cars 100-399, 5202-5479)