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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID RCIT_5UL
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 07/07/1950
Title North Column of Bent # 150 at Brighton Beach Avenue: Contract "UL": BMT Brighton Line
Description Negative documenting conditions near the Brighton Beach Station of the Brighton Line (BMT) under Contract "UL", job # 11531. Image shows street, elevated portion of Brighton Line, pedestrians, and storefronts. Original photographic log reads: Camera 15 feet East of bent # 150 and 10 feet South of North curb of Brighton Beach Avenue, facing West. View showing North column of Bent # 150, roadway and sidewalk between bents # 150 and 151 on North side of Brighton Beach Avenue. Time: 11:03 AM.
Photographer Birkman, J. & Espeut, E.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Board of Transportation
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Bents (Structural frames)
Columns
Storefronts
Streets
Sidewalks
Elevated railroads
Pedestrians
Brighton Beach Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Brighton Line (BMT)
Station Brighton Beach Station (BMT Brighton Line)
Contract Number UL
Job # 11531