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Underground moving sidewalks in New York.

Image ID: 804918

Underground moving sidewalks in New York. (1903)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Underground moving sidewalks in New York.


: Adamson, Sidney -- Artist

Published Date

: 1903

Created Date

: 1903

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 27 cm. (8 x 10 3/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Sydney Adamson, 1903." Printed on border: "An interesting phase of New York's transportation problem is the proposal to construct underground moving sidewalks or platforms. The first one planned, of which the details are shown in the above drawing, is to go from Williamsburg to Bowling Green, and is to connect on the way with the surface and elevated cars. The fare will be one cent, and the speed will be from five to nine ....
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Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- future

Source Description

: 1 folder (4 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 804918

Record ID

: 691825

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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