Rail yards and elevated section of 11th Avenue, looking north from 29th Street

Title:

Rail yards and elevated section of 11th Avenue, looking north from 29th Street

Format:

Photographs

Publisher:

Herald Tribune, December 20, 1940.

Date:

1940

Street Address:

Eleventh Avenue and 29th Street

Photographer/Artist:

Unknown

Description:

Print depicting the rail yards on the west side of Manhattan during the construction of the elevated part of 11th Avenue through and above them. There is a three paragraph news clipping pasted on the verso which is entitled: "Traffic Tangle In 11th Ave. to End Tomorrow - Elevated Sections at Yards of N.Y. Central to Take Autos to Separate Level".

Subjects:

  • Railroad trains--New York (State)--New York.
  • Railroad yards--New York (State)--New York.
  • Transportation--New York (State)--New York.
  • Automobiles--New York (State)--New York.
  • Streets--New York (State)--New York.

Rights:

Copyright Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Collection:

Seymour B. Durst Old York Library.

Contributing Institution:

City University of New York. Graduate School and University Center, Mina Rees Library.

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