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Accession number 2010.20
Object ID 2010.20.10.8
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Lonto / Watson Collection
Date Between 1926 and 1935
Title [Jamaica-Central Railway -- Trolleys]
Description 85 black & white photographs documenting the street railroad cars of the Jamaica-Central Railway. Includes cars on the line, in street scenes, and in yards and car houses. Includes photos of cars being scrapped. Some photos are not dated.

*Description encompasses folder level description as a whole and select images from folder have been included.
Place Queens, NY
People/ Corporations Jamaica-Central Railway
J.G. Brill Company
Osgood-Bradley Car Company
St. Louis Car Company
Third Avenue Railway System
Long Island Rail Road
New York and Long Island Railroad
Eastern Massachusetts Street Railway
Long Island Electric
New York and Stanford Railway Company
New York and Long Island Traction Company
Empire State Railroad
Subjects Street railroads
Trolleys
160th Street (Queens, N.Y.)
Jamaica Avenue (Queens, N.Y.)
Jamaica (Queens, N.Y.)
175th Street
J.G. Brill Company.
New York Boulevard (Queens, N.Y.)
184th Street
Archer Avenue (Queens, N.Y.)
Elevated railroads
Advertisements
Pedestrians
Street railroad tracks
Motormen
Churches
Stores & shops
Scrapping of Locomotives
Passengers
Snow
Car barns
Street railroad facilities
Trolley Cars -- Scrapping
Rain
Warehouses
Buses
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
169th Street (Queens, N.Y.)
175th Street (Queens, N.Y.)
184th Street (Queens, N.Y.)
Search Terms Street railroads
Trolleys
Garage/ Depot Woodside Surface Car House/Cedar Manor Surface Car House