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Object ID 1992.141.1
Object Name Sign
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date between 1918 and 1940
Description Station sign, "Atlantic Ave. / Exit / [arrow pointing left]"; White sans-serif lettering on dark blue background. Narrow white line between two lines of text. Left-pointing arrow with decorative features.
Manufacturer Nelke Porcelain Metals
Maker Nelke Porcelain Metals
Maker's Role Manufacturer
Place of Origin New York, NY
Dimension Details 27 1/2-in OH x 72-in OW
Material Porcelain enamel on steel
People/Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company
Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Company
Subjects Signage
Graphic design
Subways
Station Atlantic Avenue Station (BMT Brighton Line)
Atlantic Avenue Station (BMT Canarsie Line)
Atlantic Avenue Station (IRT Brooklyn Line)
Number of images 2