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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S3_1174
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 12/02/1959
Title New Steel Columns and Roof Beams of Track #1: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Negative shows subsurface view of new steel columns and roof beams of Track #1 as part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Camera looking south. Also shows construction workers and construction equipment including carts.
Photographer Stoffman, H. J.; 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
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Neighborhood)
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Construction workers
Construction equipment
Carts & wagons
Beams (Structural elements)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)