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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S2_1161
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 09/16/1959
Title Removal of Concrete in South Wall of Libby's Hotel: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents subsurface view of removal of concrete in south wall of Libby's Hotel at Chrystie and Delancey Streets as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera at subgrade level of Track #1, looking southeast. Also shows construction workers and shovels.
Photographer Lundin, W. H.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Libby's Hotel
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Delancey Street
Walls
Concrete
Construction workers
Shovels
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)