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Title Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: The masters of industry who built the tunnels, 1908.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2002.240.0036
Collection Leon Yost Collection
Credit Gift of Leon Yost
Description Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: The masters of industry who built the tunnels, 1908. Courtesy of Leon Yost.

A photo view inside a tunnel with men seated at the left on several open passenger cars and others standing on the tunnel floor. Note there are two sets of narrow guage track laid.
The person at the left (hand on the brakes) appears to be chief engineer Charles M. Jacobs. The other men are all in business dress and are not identified.

From a series: The Hudson and Manhattan Railroad Company Tunnel (McAdoo system) under the Hudson River.
Date 1908-1908
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1908
People Jacobs, Charles M.
Search Terms
Hudson & Manhattan Railroad
PATH
Hudson Tunnel Railroad Company
Hudson Railway Company
Imagefile 018\20022400036.JPG
Classification
Railroads
Transportation
Men
Business & Commerce
Machinery
Tunnels