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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R112S1_z008
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 01/08/1962
Title Track Bed in Grand Street Station: Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Description Photograph documents part of the construction of the Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA). Back of photo proof reads, "Grand St. NB to Manhattan" and shows worker in track bed of tunnel at Grand Street station at end of platform. There are no tracks in track bed. Worker is holding sign with arrow that reads, "IND Manhattan". Also shows platform, tiled wall, and construction equipment.
Photographer New York City Transit Authority
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
Chrystie Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Lower East Side (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Bowery (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Construction
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Tunnels
Track -- Chrystie Street Connection
Signage
Tiles
Platforms
Construction equipment
Construction workers
Search Terms Subway Construction
Line Chrystie Street Connection (NYCTA)
Station Grand Street Station (IND Sixth Avenue Line)