FILE SOURCE: Third Ave El - 1.jpg on the Wikipedia page IRT Third Avenue Line.
DESCRIPTION: This is a screen shot from a film entitled "3rd Avenue El," showing a train on the Third Avenue Elevated line in the 1950s, prior to demolition of the line in 1955. The photograph appears to have been taken from the vicinity of Cooper Union at the Bowery.
DATE TAKEN: ca. 1950s.
AUTHOR: Ardee Films
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