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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R110S1_1367
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 04/11/1930
Title Temporary Ramp, Embankment, and Elevated columns 92, 93, and 94 at Fulton Street: IND Fulton Line
Description One in a series of construction photographs documenting conditions along or in the vicinity of Fulton Street, located in Brooklyn, NY. Image used in preparation for the construction of the Independent Subway System (IND) Fulton Line. Original photographic log reads: Camera set up in East roadway of Fort Greene Place, 25 feet South of South curb of Lafayette Avenue and 5 feet West of East curb of Fort Greene Place looking Northeast at subway cut in razed building area, showing temporary ramp, "El" columns #92, 93, and 94 and embankment.
Photographer Pullis, G.W.
Place Brooklyn, NY
People/ Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Board of Transportation
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction--Pictorial works
Fort Greene (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Fulton Street (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Fort Greene Place (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Underpinning
Elevated railroads
Columns
Cut and cover method
Embankments
Search Terms Subway Construction
Brooklyn
Fulton Street Elevated
Line Fulton Line (IND)