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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_1650
Object Name Negative, Film
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 06/29/1960
Title Telephone Duct Bank on Chrystie Street Looking North: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description As part of the documentation of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA), negative documents telephone duct bank on Chrystie Street between Canal and Delancey Streets. Camera on west side of Chrystie Street looking north. Shows cut in road revealing telephone duct bank, workers, equipment, and barricades.
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.)
Canal Street
Cut and cover method
Construction workers
Delancey Street
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)