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Accession number 2004.23
Object ID R9-0S4_666
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Subway Construction Photograph Collection
Date 06/05/1908
Title [Kenmare Street between Mulberry and Mott Streets: BRT Centre Street Loop]
Description Survey photograph of Kenmare Street between Mulberry and Mott Streets, Manhattan on the BRT Centre Street Loop. The image shows timbering in place alongside building foundations, subway excavation, and pedestrian onlookers standing on the wooden sidewalk platform. The camera is looking east from a point on Delancey Street showing a portion of the completed buildings on the northeast and southeast corners of Mott Street.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Public Service Commission for the First District
Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--History.
construction--Pictorial works
Construction workers
Excavation
Mulberry Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Mott Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Wooden Platforms
Braces (support elements)
Pedestrian bridges
Pickaxe
Apartments
Pulleys
Delancey Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Building deterioration
Line Centre Street Loop (BRT)