From the #NYTMcollection, this 1969 photograph shows passengers inside a Penn Central Metroliner. The Metroliner was an express train between New York City and Washington D.C. that ran from 1969 to 2006.
Did you ever take the #Metroliner?
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#MeetTheBuses at #BusFestival: Known as the “Jackie Gleason Bus,” this General Motors TDH-5101 was renumbered to match the bus Gleason was photographed in for the “The Honeymooners.” Explore it at #BusFestival on June 10th at @bbpnyc! Learn more at
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#DidYouKnow that the Bay Ridge Branch is the longest freight-only line of the @lirr? Now called the New York and Atlantic Bay Ridge Line, passenger service on this line ended in 1924. This #NYTMcollection postcard shows the #LIRR tunnel running parallel to 64th St in Bay Ridge.
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#TodayinHistory: #OnThisDay in 1917, 42nd Street – Times Square and 34th Street – Penn Station opened on the IRT West Side line. For its first year in revenue service, 34th Street was served by a shuttle from Times Square, until the rest of the extension opened on July 1, 1918.
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