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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1956
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 10/04/1961
Title Floor of Hester Street Substation: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative documents floor of Hester Street substation on east side of intersection of Hester and and Chrystie Streets as part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera on south side of substation, facing down. Also shows beams, construction equipment , and construction workers.
Photographer Espeut, E.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Hester Street
Construction equipment
Construction workers
Beams (structural elements)
Substations, Electric
Search Terms Subway Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse Hester Street Substation (IND)
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)