Saul Blumenthal

Subway Bibliography

New York City Transit Scenes: Past and Present

Photos from Transit Museum
BMT Triplex Nostalgia Train

The Atlantic Avenue Tunnel
March 14, 1999 Tour April 2, 1995 Tour Images from Bob Diamond

The following exhibit is a photographic and historical tour of New York's first subway line, the IRT. The photographs are from two sources -- the New York Transit Museum Archives, and photographs I have taken on various Transit Museum sponsored tours.

The IRT: First
Quick links to selected stations
City Hall Station Brooklyn Bridge 14 Street 91 Street

Other scenes from the Archives
Elevated trains Brooklyn trolleys Subway cars Construction

Copyright Notice: The historical black and white photographs from the Transit Museum Archives presented in this site are the property of MTA New York City Transit, and may not be reproduced without the permission of that agency. This site is not affiliated with NYC Transit.