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Accession number 2013.53
Object ID 2013.53.1.1
Object Name Sign
Collection Sprague Library Collection
Date ca. 1950s
Description Station sign reading: New York City Transit System / IRT Division / LEXINGTON - 4th AVE LINE / UPTOWN to Grand Central, Bronx Park, / Pelham Bay P'k, Woodlawn via Jerome Ave / and E. 241st St via White Plains Rd
White letters on blue background
Likely to have been posted at 14th Street-Union Square Station (IRT)
Maker New York City Transit Authority
Maker's Role Designer
Place of Origin NY
Dimension Details 59 3/4-in. OW x 25-in. OH x 1/8-in. OD
Material Porcelain enamel/Steel
People/Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit System (N.Y.C.T.S.)
Subjects Signage
Signs (Notices)
Subway stations--New York (State)--New York
Subways--New York (State)--New York--Design and construction
Search Terms Sign, Directional
Sign, Station
Line Lexington Avenue Line (IRT)
Operating Agency New York City Transit System (N.Y.C.T.S.)
Transportation Agency Board of Transportation
Number of images 1