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Guide to the Fifth Avenue Coach Company Collection
1895-1962
  PR 18

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Lauren Gilbert

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 10, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Fifth Avenue Coach Company Records
Dates [inclusive]: 1895-1962
Abstract: The Fifth Avenue Coach Collection of photographs dates from 1895 through 1962. The photos document the company's buses, bus operations, bus construction, bus repair and maintenance, bus stops and routes, and facilities. Views include work areas, as well as leisure areas for employees, and special events such as public service projects. Photos also show street scenes of the city. The albums contain clippings and other items documenting the company and its public relations.
Quantity: 6.67 Linear feet (473 mounted photographs, 309 unmounted prints of various sizes including cyanotypes, and 3 albums of photos, clippings and ephemera)
Location note: Print Room
Call Phrase: PR 18