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Topic: subways

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Excavation for subway

Excavation for subway

"The film was photographed from a single camera position, elevated to make possible a good view of the excavation of what appears to be a large tunnel. There are cranes, horse-drawn vehicles, as well as electri... more

Descent into subway, Public Gardens, Boston, Mass

Descent into subway, Public Gardens, Boston, Mass

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-30012. "1665 B" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017029. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Subway entrance and exit kiosks, New York City

Subway entrance and exit kiosks, New York City

"East 23rd Street" on building. "520" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018347. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Interior N.Y. subway, 14th St. to 42nd St. /

Interior N.Y. subway, 14th St. to 42nd St. /

The camera platform was on the front of a New York subway train following another train on the same track. Lighting is provided by a specially constructed work car on a parallel track. At the time of filming, t... more

Getting cool / L.M. Glackens.

Getting cool / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with a man, on an extremely hot day in New York City, deciding to go to Coney Island to cool off, first he has to ride on a stuffy streetcar through Brooklyn, then he stand... more

Entrance to subway, Public Gardens i.e. Garden, Boston, Mass

Entrance to subway, Public Gardens i.e. Garden, Boston, Mass

Negative taped to second sheet of glass. [M.H.] "Taylor 71" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072326. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Just the same old squeeze

Just the same old squeeze

On tunnel: Main line subway. Woman, "hope," hanging from gallows, "strap hanger," to right of tunnel. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: New... more

LaSalle St. Tunnel - looking south from north end of Twin Bore

LaSalle St. Tunnel - looking south from north end of Twin Bore

Subway tunnel, Chicago, Illinois. J169707 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Wm. M. Christie, LaGrange, Ill. M.H. McGovern Co. - Jas. A. Green, Pres. No. 15602. Previously misidentified as Philadelphia. Title ... more

Why bother about the Germans invading the country? Invade it yourself by Underground and motor-'bus. Easter - 1915 / The Brothers Warbis ; designed & printed by Spottiswoode & Co. Ltd. London E.C.

Why bother about the Germans invading the country? Invade it yourself ...

Poster showing children at play in a spring landscape. 70-1500-19-2-15. Title from item.

Map of the new subway of greater New York : (Interborrow system)

Map of the new subway of greater New York : (Interborrow system)

Folded title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

New York City. Brooklyn Bridge on left and subway on right

New York City. Brooklyn Bridge on left and subway on right

Item title devised. Two images on one negative. The image of the Brooklyn Bridge is numbered 12. The image of the subway is numbered 11.

Hammond's subway system map of New York City (Manhattan and The Bronx) : showing all subways in separate colors, also ... index of streets and avenues

Hammond's subway system map of New York City (Manhattan and The Bronx)...

Title from cover. "Copyright by the City of New York. Copyright by C.S. Hammond & Co." LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, brittle, torn at fold lines, taped, annotated in lead-pencil, rubber-stamped, cover annotated ... more

Routes of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company.

Routes of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company.

"J.W.G. 3/17/24". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Tourist map of Baku : [Baku, panoramnyĭ plan 1970g.].

Tourist map of Baku : [Baku, panoramnyĭ plan 1970g.].

Facsimile. Selected points of interest shown pictorially. Place names in romanized Russian or cyrillic Russian. Original version: [Baku, panoramnyĭ plan 1970 g.]. [Baku? : s.n., 1970]. Insets: [Skhema bakinskog... more

Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan.

Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan.

Scale ca. 1:130,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27705." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2

Comprehensive plan for the national capital, mass transportation plan.

Comprehensive plan for the national capital, mass transportation plan.

Scale ca. 1:130,000. "September 30, 1978." Shows existing and proposed subways in the Washington metropolitan area. "NCPC Map File No. 40.00/100.00-28420." Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

Red Line Metro subway train going one way arrives to join a train about to head the other direction at Metro Center Station, a transfer station to other lines beneath downtown Washington, D.C.

Red Line Metro subway train going one way arrives to join a train abou...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Subway train arrives at a station in Brooklyn, New York

Subway train arrives at a station in Brooklyn, New York

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Also covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. "*GPO: 1980--311-309/23." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Also covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Aso covers central Boston. Includes text and ancillary map of "Rapid Transit System." Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. "GPO: 1982--361-578/177." Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

View from the Broadway Junction Elevated Station of the L train, Brooklyn, 1983

View from the Broadway Junction Elevated Station of the L train, Brook...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Also covers central Boston. "*GPO: 1988--201-941/80012. Reprint 1985." Includes text and ancillary subway system map. Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Boston : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Also covers central Boston. Panel title: Boston, official map and guide. Alternate panel title: Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts. "*GPO: 1991--281-954/20176. Reprint 1991." Includes text and ancil... more

Boston : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Also covers central Boston. Panel title: Boston, official map and guide. Alternate panel title: Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts. "*GPO: 1995--387-038/00244. Reprint 1995." Includes text and ancil... more

View west along Broadway from Sumpter St., Brooklyn, New York, with Manhattan skyline in the background, 2000

View west along Broadway from Sumpter St., Brooklyn, New York, with Ma...

Photograph shows the World Trade Center towers on the Manhattan skyline, in the distance. Digital image provided by Camilo Vergara to represent his original 35mm slide. Title, date and keywords based on informa... more

Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Boston Freedom Trail : Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts

Covers central Boston. "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00249. Reprint 2000." Panel title. Includes text and ancillary subway system map. Text, panoramic view, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of ... more

#2 Subway at Chambers Street, Manhattan, 2010

#2 Subway at Chambers Street, Manhattan, 2010

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Underground portion of the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Underground portion of the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the ...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Wall art "Star Material" by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Wall art "Star Material" by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Copyright Magu, '97. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, L... more

Wall art "Crusing Hollywood Hills" inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Wall art "Crusing Hollywood Hills" inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro sub...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Copyright Magu '97. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Pr... more

Ceiling art inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Ceiling art inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Holl...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Wall art by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Wall art by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subwa...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Copyright Magu '98. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Li... more

Neon art inside the Pershing Square Metro subway station in downtown Los Angeles, California

Neon art inside the Pershing Square Metro subway station in downtown L...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Entrance to the North Hollywood Metro subway station in Los Angeles, California

Entrance to the North Hollywood Metro subway station in Los Angeles, C...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Wall art by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Wall art by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subwa...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, P... more

Underground portion of the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Underground portion of the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the ...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Wall art "My [Heart's] Poppin" by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Hollywood/Vine Metro subway station in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, California

Wall art "My [Heart's] Poppin" by Gilbert "Magu" Lujan inside the Holl...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Copyright Magu, '98. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, L... more

Tremont St. subway - June 17, 1896

Tremont St. subway - June 17, 1896

Photograph shows construction workers at the excavation site of the Tremont St. subway. J19020 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1936 by E.B. Dennison, Medford, Mass.

Tremont St. subway - June 17, 1896

Tremont St. subway - June 17, 1896

Photograph shows construction workers at the excavation site of the Tremont St. subway. J19020 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1936 by E.B. Dennison, Medford, Mass.

The public be jammed!

The public be jammed!

"Inter borough rattled transit" on train; "three hours to Harlem" on sign.

The public be jammed!

The public be jammed!

"Inter borough rattled transit" on train; "three hours to Harlem" on sign.