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Station: 23rd Street (IRT East Side Line)

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IRT East Side Line at 23rd Street. Photo by: David Sagarin, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Historic American Engineering Record. August 1978.

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Overview

Opened: 10/27/1904

23rd Street is next and has been renovated. There are IND-type signs indicating the way to 22nd and 23rd Sts. An ornate fare control grille on the southbound side is actually an artwork entitled Long Division, by artist Valerie Jaudon, which was installed during station renovations in 1988. The station features a back-lit "23rd Street/Park Avenue South" sign at the platform-level fare control. There is a low tiled wall at the 22nd street end which is a probable remnant of a closed crossunder.


Artwork

Long Division, Valerie Jaudon (1988)

Photo Gallery


Image 7862
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Photo by: David Sagarin/Historic American Engineering Record
Collection of: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32205
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Photo by: The Independent, Oct. 1904
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32446
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Collection of: Chris Leverett
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32447
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Collection of: Ed Levine
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32448
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Collection of: Ed Levine
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32449
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Collection of: Ed Levine
Location: 23rd Street

Image 32450
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Collection of: Ed Levine
Location: 23rd Street

Image 39948
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Photo by: Robbie Rosenfeld
Location: 23rd Street
Artwork: Long Division (Valerie Jaudon)

Image 42864
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Photo by: Stuart Gitlow
Location: 23rd Street

Image 42865
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Photo by: Stuart Gitlow
Location: 23rd Street

Image 64063
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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: 23rd Street

Image 64065
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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: 23rd Street

Image 66985
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Photo by: David Pirmann
Location: 23rd Street

Image 109586
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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: 23rd Street

Image 109587
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Photo by: Roberto C. Tobar
Location: 23rd Street


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