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Accession number 2004.20
Object ID R1S3_2081
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Lundin Collection
Date 07/24/1902
Title [33rd Street and 4th Avenue, IRT East Side Line, Manhattan, NY]
Description 33rd Street and 4th Avenue (now Park Avenue South), Manhattan, NY. Survey photograph of excavation of the street during Contract 1, Section 3 construction of the IRT East Side line. View of men working at different levels inside the excavated pit. Also showing stone, rubble and a wooden sidewalk with a stairway leading to an elevated platform above the street.
Photographer Sheridan, Thomas
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Construction
Subways
Cyanotypes
Scaffolding
Wooden sidewalks
Excavation
Cut and cover method
33rd Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
4th Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Midtown (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Park Avenue South (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line East Side Line (IRT)
Station 33rd Street Station (IRT East Side Line)