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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_2104
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 05/10/1962
Title Lower Manhattan Expressway Area on Chrystie Street: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows L.M.E. (Lower Manhattan Expressway) area on Chrystie Street between Canal and Delancey Streets as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera 20 feet east of base line facing northeast. Shows stored construction materials including decking and beams, and temporary buildings and trees in Sara D. Roosevelt Park.
Photographer 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
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Decking
Buildings
Sara D. Roosevelt Park (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Beams (structural elements)
Lower Manhattan Expressway (L.M.E.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Lower Manhattan Expressway (L.M.E.)
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)