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Object ID 1992.153.1
Object Name Sign
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date between 1932 and 1962
Description Porcelain enamel station sign, left half of the sign reads"INDEPENDENT / SUBWAY SYSTEM" in white sans-serif lettering on a dark green background. Right half reads "HUDSON & MANHATTAN / TUNNELS" in red sans-serif lettering on a white background with a red border.
Dimension Details 12 -in OH x 58 7/8-in OW
Material Porcelain enamel on steel
People/Corporations Board of Transportation
Hudson and Manhattan Railroad Company
Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Subjects Signage
Graphic design
Search Terms IND
Independent Subway System (IND)
Board of Transportation
Hudson Tubes
Line Sixth Avenue Line (IND)
Operating Agency Independent System (IND)/Hudson and Manhattan Railroad (H & M)
Transportation Agency Board of Transportation
Number of images 1.0