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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1738
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/08/1960
Title Decking on Chrystie Street Looking South: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description As part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA), negative documents decking on Chrystie Street. Camera on Chrystie Street looking south. Negative also shows a boiler that has been removed from the excavation and placed on the pavement. Also shows storefronts, construction equipment, and trees, railing, and wall of Sara D. Roosevelt Park.
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
Streets
Decking
Construction equipment
Boilers
Excavation
Sara D. Roosevelt Park (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Storefronts
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)