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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_1171
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/02/1959
Title Excavation and Bracing: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows subsurface view of excavation and bracing of new subway construction as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera set on center line of Track #4, looking west. Also shows construction worker, construction materials and debris, and structural elements.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.; Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Neighborhood)
Construction
Excavation
Structural frames
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Braces (support elements)
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)