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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110S1_717
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/23/1929
Title Buildings 47 to 51 Lafayette Avenue Between St. Felix Place and Fort Greene Place: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting conditions along or in the vicinity of Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY. Image used in preparation for the construction of the Independent Subway System (IND) Fulton Line. Original photographic log reads: Camera set up on sidewalk, South side of street, base line station 51+10, 8 feet North of South base line looking Northeast at buildings 47-49-51 Lafayette Avenue, North side of Lafayette Avenue between St. Felix Place and Fort Greene Place. Photograph shows partial view of BMT Fulton Street Elevated Line Stairway Entrance.
Photographer Foley, A.J.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Board of Transportation
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Surveying
Streets
Sidewalks
Storefronts
Buildings
Fulton Street (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Fort Greene (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Fort Greene Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
St. Felix Street (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Barbershops
Elevated railroads
Stairways
Search Terms Subway Construction
Brooklyn
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)