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  • Collection: Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) Subway

A description of the crowds on the first day of IRT subway service

Photo showing "Cut and Cover" construction at Broadway and 117th St., along with concrete arch of tunnel (looking north)

"Roger Arcara's Transportapes Presents" screen capture

An article on the "Transformation of Morningside Heights" from the Real estate record and builders' guide.

Excerpt from New York Daily Tribune, 1904-10-28, p.1

Frank Hedley on cover of NY Tribune, 1904-10-22

Picture of Frank L. Hedley at his desk, from the New-York Tribune, illustrated supplement, Sunday, October 23, 1904

Headline announcing opening of IRT subway, October 28, 1904, from the New-York Tribune

Illustration from the first page of the Introduction of the 1904 IRT report "The New York subway: its construction and equipment"
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