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Elevated railroads
A Plan for an Elevated Railway for New York City, from Chambers Street to Kings Bridge

A Plan for an Elevated Railway for New York City, from Chambers Street to Kings Bridge

West 32nd Street and Sixth Avenue. Dismantling of the Sixth Avenue elevated train tracks

West 32nd Street and Sixth Avenue. Dismantling of the Sixth Avenue elevated train tracks

[180th Street and 3rd Avenue.]

[180th Street and 3rd Avenue.]

Elevated Railroad and Bowery, New York.

Elevated Railroad and Bowery, New York.

Rathskeller, 190 Third Ave. - Haunt of O. Henry, 1948.

Rathskeller, 190 Third Ave. - Haunt of O. Henry, 1948.

[14th Street Metropolitan Elevated Railroad station]

[14th Street Metropolitan Elevated Railroad station]

[8th Street and 4th Avenue, showing Bible House]

[8th Street and 4th Avenue, showing Bible House]

[3rd Avenue Car Barn]

[3rd Avenue Car Barn]

[Rose Street.]

[Rose Street.]

Proposed Arcade Railway. Under Broadway. View Near Wall Street.

Proposed Arcade Railway. Under Broadway. View Near Wall Street.

Herald Square

Herald Square

Skyline of N.Y.

Skyline of N.Y.

Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge

[Sixth Avenue Looking North from 16th Street.]

[Sixth Avenue Looking North from 16th Street.]

Theatre, Keith's Orpheum, Fulton St. and Rockwell Place.

Theatre, Keith's Orpheum, Fulton St. and Rockwell Place.

No. 6 -- Bowery

No. 6 -- Bowery

Jefferson Market Court

Jefferson Market Court

Third Avenue El, Houston Street.

Third Avenue El, Houston Street.

[Broadway -- Lincoln Square Looking North from 64th Street.]

[Broadway -- Lincoln Square Looking North from 64th Street.]

Street Scenes, Broadway & Around Herald Square 34th Street.

Street Scenes, Broadway & Around Herald Square 34th Street.

R.H. Macy & Co., 34th St. & Broadway.

R.H. Macy & Co., 34th St. & Broadway.

Elevated Subway and Street Scene.

Elevated Subway and Street Scene.

Garfield National Bank, 1899, N.E. Corner 23rd St. & 6th Ave.

Garfield National Bank, 1899, N.E. Corner 23rd St. & 6th Ave.

[Unidentified residence in winter, elevated railway at left]

[Unidentified residence in winter, elevated railway at left]

Commodore Hotel.

Commodore Hotel.

[Woolworth Building with the El]

[Woolworth Building with the El]

The Bowery

The Bowery

Cherry Street at Franklin Street

Cherry Street at Franklin Street

[Entrance to Brooklyn Bridge]

[Entrance to Brooklyn Bridge]

The "L" at Chatham Square

The "L" at Chatham Square

Snowstorm in the "Village"

Snowstorm in the "Village"

View of Broadway in the City of New York with the proposed Elevated Rail-Way invented by John Randel, Junr. C.E.

View of Broadway in the City of New York with the proposed Elevated Rail-Way invented by John Randel, Junr. C.E.

Bowery & Cooper Union

Bowery & Cooper Union

Elevated Subway.

Elevated Subway.

Allen Street, nos. 55-57

Allen Street, nos. 55-57

Varick Street

Varick Street

Lincoln Square

Lincoln Square

Peddler under the "L"

Peddler under the "L"

McGraw Hill Building

McGraw Hill Building

Vista under Elevated R.R. at Coenties Slip.

Vista under Elevated R.R. at Coenties Slip.

[Church Street looking south from Barclay Street.]

[Church Street looking south from Barclay Street.]

2nd Ave "El"

2nd Ave "El"

The El at Chatham Square. 1886.

The El at Chatham Square. 1886.

Cortland Street, N.Y.C.

Cortland Street, N.Y.C.

Swett's Proposed Elevated Railway -- For Broadway

Swett's Proposed Elevated Railway -- For Broadway

Twentieth Street between Second and First Avenues

Twentieth Street between Second and First Avenues

View looking up at skyscrapers from under 3rd Avenue El at Coenties Slip.

View looking up at skyscrapers from under 3rd Avenue El at Coenties Slip.

From Chrysler Building looking North

From Chrysler Building looking North

From the Chrysler Building looking Northeast

From the Chrysler Building looking Northeast

Vista under elevated railroad at Coenties Slip

Vista under elevated railroad at Coenties Slip

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