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    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: November 9, 1909
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15525
    Description: Looking north along the Long Island Rail Road's newly installed Manhattan Beach branch tracks at Avenue L, where grade-level crossings have been eliminated by elevating the tracks on an embankment. At ... More
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: November 9, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15675
    Description: Looking north near Avenue x at a construction area involved in the Long Island Rail Road's grade-elimination program.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: June 8, 1911
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:9538
    Description: Construction workers are seen on the tracks near the Sea Beach bridge in this view west along Long Island Rail Road's Bay Ridge branch.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: February 8, 1911
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10349
    Description: A distant view of construction equipment and vehicles on the tracks of the Long Island Rail Road's Montauk branch at Richmond Hill.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: May 8, 1911
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:9664
    Description: A locomotive and a piece of earth-moving equipment in an unidentified railroad construction site along the Bay Ridge branch of the Long Island Rail Road.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: September 8, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:14881
    Description: Looking south, near Riverdale Avenue, toward construction work on the Bay Ridge division of the Long Island Rail Road tracks; the Canarsie line is seen in the background at left.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: July 8, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15637
    Description: The Manhattan Beach branch is put on a new embankment at Locust Avenue, as part of the grade-elimination project. At far right are the BRT's Brighton line tracks, and a building housing the Vitagraph ... More
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: July 8, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10329
    Description: A view of the old railroad tracks during the grade-elimination project on Long Island Rail Road's Manhattan Beach Branch; the elevated route is seen at right.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: July 8, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10339
    Description: A view of tracks under construction on Long Island Rail Road's Manhattan Beach branch near Avenue L in Brooklyn.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: July 8, 1908
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10302
    Description: A view of the old grade-level tracks near Locust Avenue; on the right is seen the elevated route under construction on Long Island Rail Road's Manhattan Beach branch in Brooklyn.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: August 8, 1907
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10356
    Description: Workers and a construction vehicle can be seen in the center distance in this view of construction on the Long Island Rail Road's Manhattan Beach branch.
    Date: January 7, 1972
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31940
    Description: This view of the Long Island Rail Road's main line, east of Union Turnpike, shows construction work on a high-rise apartment tower Samuel Lefrak plans to build over the train tracks.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: July 7, 1910
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:9655
    Description: Workers are seen at left in this view, looking east, of the Long Island Rail Road's Bay Ridge branch at Parkville.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: October 7, 1907
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15614
    Description: A view looking east along the Long Island Rail Road's Bay Ridge division at the 7th Avenue bridge. Excavation work in the distance and temporary tracks at right are related to the grade-crossing elimi ... More
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: October 7, 1907
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15616
    Description: Steam rises from equipment in the center, and a locomotive is seen on the tracks, in this view looking east along the Long Island Rail Road's Bay Ridge division at 7th Avenue. The excavation work and ... More