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Image: Jamaica Ave and 164th St, 1944

Date: November 14 1944
Time Period: 1944
Medium: 8 x 9 5/8 inchesĀ  Black and white photograph
Summary: A busy street corner in Jamaica, Queens. Most of the pedestrians are women, two pushing prams. Store signs visible, including ones for Radin Shops and National Shoes. The street car and overhead train trestle share Jamaica Avenue with automobile traffic.
Subject: Railroads, Elevated [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85111161],Streets [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85128633],Pedestrians [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85099135]

Related Place

Jamaica (New York, N.Y.) (depicts)

Related Collection

Borough President of Queens Collection at The Archives at Queens Library (is part of)

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