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Accession number 1995.8
Object ID 1995.8.19
Object Name Sign, Roll
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date 1930 - 1957
Description Front designation Roll Sign. White lettering on a black background. Roll sign is one sided and the designations are ordered in one direction. The roll begins with WASH. HTS / 207th ST and ends with CONEY / ISLAND. The original JAMAICA / 169th ST insert was removed and is substituted by JAMAICA 179th ST to reflect the extension of the line (1950). Also added is the AQUEDUCT / FAR ROCKAWAY / MOTT AV / ROCKAWAY PK insert.
Dimension Details 19 3/8 - in OW x 346 5/8 - in OL
Material Cloth
People/Corporations Independent Rapid Transit Railroad (IND)
Board of Transportation
Subjects Signage
Graphic design
Car Number R1 (cars 100-399)/R4 (cars 400-899)/R6 (cars 900-1399)/R7(cars 1400-1549)/R
Operating Agency Independent System (IND)
Number of images 2