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Accession number 2004.20
Object ID 2004.20.6.899-942
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Lundin Collection
Date 8/19/1930
Title [IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line, New York, NY]
Description 44 photographic negatives documenting construction along the IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line. This series of images documents the construction of the IND Sixth Avenue Subway Line, which underpinned the pictured Sixth Avenue Elevated Line. Images begin at Trinity Place and Morris Street in lower Manhattan and continue to 53rd Street along Sixth Avenue, with several photographs taken on West Broadway and Eighth Avenue where the elevated line merged.
People/ Corporations Board of Transportation
Subjects Elevated railroads
Rector Street
Cortlandt Street
Vesey Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Church Street (Manhattan, NY)
Murray Street
West Broadway (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Chambers Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Varick Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Prince Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bleecker Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
West 3rd Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
9th Street (Manhattan, NY)
6th Avenue (Manhattan, N.Y.)
8th Street (Manhattan, NY)
23rd Street
31st Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
34th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
44th Street (Manhattan, NY)
48th Street
Elevated railroads
Subways
Construction
Automobiles
Buildings
Pedestrians
Reade Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Search Terms Stations
Line Sixth Avenue Elevated (IRT)/Sixth Avenue Line (IND)
Station 33rd Street Station (IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line)
Rector Street Station (Sixth Avenue Elevated Line)
8th Avenue Station (IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line)
23rd Street Station (IRT Sixth Avenue Elevated Line)