4th Ave Streetcar Track RemovalWPA workers removing streetcar tracks along 4th Avenue
The WPA funded the removal of 33 miles of trolley tracks in New York City (The Encyclopedia of New York City: Second Edition). This image shows “WPA workers removing old street car tracks on Fourth Avenue [now Park Ave.]. Picture shows 16th Street facing South” c. 1936 (WPA).
National Archives and Records Administration, Negative 4294
"The Encyclopedia of New York City: Second Edition", last accessed October 2015
"New Deal Network: 4th Avenue Street Car Track Removal", last accessed October 2015
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