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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 1.0