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(image 136856)
(230k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Thomas Alva Edison's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 764


(image 136854)
(260k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Winslow Homer's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 874


(image 136853)
(242k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Marie Curie's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 922


(image 136852)
(267k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Eleanor Roosevelt's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 776


(image 136851)
(231k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Scott Joplin's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 806


(image 136850)
(254k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Mary Pickford's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 798


(image 136843)
(264k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Julia Ward Howe's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 968


(image 136849)
(303k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Charles Ives's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 757


(image 136844)
(271k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Stanford White's and Evelyn Nesbit's hats.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 908


(image 136847)
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Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: John Barrymore's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 769


(image 136845)
(222k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Harry Houdini's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 838


(image 136855)
(307k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 820


(image 136848)
(230k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Mark Twain's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 781


(image 136846)
(236k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Broadway Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Sue Bosco
Date: 4/25/2012
Artwork: Memories of Twenty-Third Street, Keith Godard (2002).
Notes: Nellie Bly's hat.
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 778


(image 133306)
(304k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Canarsie Line
Location: 8th Avenue
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 14 / 743


(image 133274)
(358k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-113 Crane Car 266
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 935


(image 133360)
(311k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-113 Crane Car 271
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 899


(image 133362)
(279k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 6th Avenue Line
Location: West 4th Street/Washington Square
Route: Work Service
Car: R-52 Locomotive 76
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 731


(image 133335)
(333k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 125th Street
Route: Work Service
Car: R-33 World's Fair (St. Louis, 1963-64) 9315
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1177


(image 133315)
(282k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 125th Street
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 20 / 1450


(image 133299)
(328k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 125th Street
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 1223


(image 133332)
(329k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 125th Street
Route: C
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3354
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 1185


(image 133333)
(314k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 14th Street
Route: C
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3439
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 766


(image 133309)
(325k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 14th Street
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 749


(image 133314)
(298k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 13 / 1044


(image 133304)
(275k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 996


(image 133334)
(304k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 42nd Street/Port Authority Bus Terminal
Route: C
Car: R-32 (Budd, 1964) 3840
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 932


(image 133303)
(266k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 42nd Street/Port Authority Bus Terminal
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1014


(image 133313)
(284k, 687x1023)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND 8th Avenue Line
Location: 23rd Street
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 795


(image 133300)
(283k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Concourse Line
Location: 145th Street
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 197


(image 133305)
(273k, 1024x687)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT West Side Line
Location: 59th Street/Columbus Circle
Photo by: Wilfredo Castillo
Date: 4/25/2012
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 560


(image 122271)
(430k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Astoria Line
Location: Broadway
Route: N
Car: R-160B (Kawasaki, 2005-2008) 8942
Photo by: Bill E.
Date: 4/25/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 900


(image 122274)
(445k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: Court House Square/45th Road
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1671
Photo by: Bill E.
Date: 4/25/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 935


(image 122275)
(518k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 103rd Street/Corona Plaza
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987) 1741
Photo by: Bill E.
Date: 4/25/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 893


(image 122276)
(434k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IRT Flushing Line
Location: 103rd Street/Corona Plaza
Route: 7
Car: R-62A (Bombardier, 1984-1987)
Photo by: Bill E.
Date: 4/25/2011
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 1187


(image 100311)
(220k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Station entrance.
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 1152


(image 100312)
(183k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Platform view.
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 702


(image 100313)
(180k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue X
Route: G
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5483
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1361


(image 100320)
(167k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Kings Highway
Route: G
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5624
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 1166


(image 100321)
(233k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Kings Highway
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Steps to fare control.
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 993


(image 100307)
(195k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue N
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 9 / 920


(image 100308)
(192k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue N
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 6 / 883


(image 100309)
(220k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue N
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 5 / 962


(image 100310)
(187k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: BMT Culver Line
Location: Avenue N
Route: G
Car: R-46 (Pullman-Standard, 1974-75) 5625
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1288


(image 100314)
(241k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Classon Avenue
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Mosaic name tile.
Viewed (this week/total): 11 / 1230


(image 100315)
(253k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Classon Avenue
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Track view- note unused center trackway.
Viewed (this week/total): 12 / 2230


(image 100317)
(269k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Greenpoint Avenue
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Mosaic name tile.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 905


(image 100318)
(322k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Greenpoint Avenue
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Platform/track view.
Viewed (this week/total): 8 / 1326


(image 100319)
(326k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Greenpoint Avenue
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Platform/track view.
Viewed (this week/total): 10 / 1292


(image 100328)
(259k, 1044x788)
Country: United States
City: New York
System: New York City Transit
Line: IND Crosstown Line
Location: Metropolitan Avenue/Grand Street
Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Date: 4/25/2009
Notes: Mosaic name tile.
Viewed (this week/total): 7 / 850


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