Steel, Stone & Backbone: Building New York’s Subways 1900-1925

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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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$7

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This ever-popular exhibition presents a look at the building of New York City’s first subway line, various construction methods, and the people who built it. The exhibition features pictures taken over 100 years ago during construction, along with historical artifacts and period videos. The faces of the workers and images of the birth of the subway evoke a sense of awe and appreciation for the dedication, tenacity, and sacrifice of the men who built the subway.

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