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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110SC_37
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 10/26/1955
Title Newly Erected Steel at East End of Lefferts Boulevard Station: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting the conditions of the Brooklyn Manhattan Transit (BMT) Fulton Street Elevated Line structural frames for repair and construction by the Independent System. Image used in preparation for the connection to the Independent System (IND) Fulton Line. Notation on front of photograph reads: Liberty Avenue Platform Extension, Contract C-101. Newly Erected Steel at East end of Lefferts Boulevard station. Photograph shows laborers constructed steel structure.
Photographer New York City Transit Authority
Place Queens, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Surveying
Streets
Apartment houses
Storefronts
Elevated railroads
Liberty Avenue (Queens, N.Y.)
Steelwork
Steel
Stations
Lefferts Boulevard (Queens, N.Y.)
Laborers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)/Fulton Street Elevated (BMT)
Station Ozone Park-Lefferts Boulevard Station (IND Fulton Line)
Contract Number C-101