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Guide to the Arthur Weindorf Subway Collection
1903-1945, 1973-1974, undated
(bulk 1925-1935)
  PR 127

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Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on January 05, 2012
Description is in English.

Container List

Series VI. Negatives

Scope and Contents note

Series VI is comprised of both glass and film negatives. All but two are 8 x 10 inches. The two 11 x 14 negatives are both of subway route maps drawn by Weindorf in 1920. Most of the other negatives are images of Weindorf's models.

Negatives are organized by medium. All models are by Weindorf.

Subseries I: FILM

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 2 "Concrete Block Tunnels" model (2 copies)
unadted
Box: 2 "Concrete Block Tunnels for roadways and R.R. traffic. O'Rourke Construction CO.," model
undated
Box: 2 [Lower part of Manhattan] model
undated
Box: 2 "Modernization of North River Waterfront," model
undated

Subseries II: GLASS

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 2 "Tubes under river bottom between Manhattan and Welfare Island," photo of drawing
1928
Box: 2 [Midtown Tunnel tubes], model
1930
Box: 2 [Riverside Drive Sewage] model
undated
Box: 2 [Riverside Drive] model
undated
Box: 2 [110th Street Syphon Sewer] model
undated
Box: 2 [Grand Central Station] model, made for exhibition by [New York] City in Albany
undated
Box: 2 [Construction under Hanson Place M. E. Church] model
undated
Box: 2 [Lexington Avenue and 125th Street] model
undated
Box: 2 "Underground subways at Times Square," model
undated
Box: 2 [Canal Street Crosstown Subway] model
undated
Box: 2 [Broadway at Canal Street] model
undated
Box: 3 "Routes of the New York Municipal Railway Corp.," map
1920
Box: 3 "Routes of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company," map
1920

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