Gotham Logo Gotham Logo  
 
About The Gotham Center
Main | Add a Resource |  Browse by Category | Edit Your Resource

Atlantic Avenue Tunnel
Brief telling of the story of the ante-bellum train tunnel built under Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn. Sealed off in 1861, the tunnel has recently been re-discovered. Learn about its history and about how to take a tour.


http://www-tech.mit.edu/Subway/Tunnel

Category: Web Sites
Subject: Infrastructure , Politics & Governance , Architecture
Time Period: 19th Century to Civil War , 19th Century to Civil War , 20th Century since WW2


Search the Directory
 
Try our Advanced Search
Resource Quick List

• Archives (18)
• Blogs (86)
• Community/Thematic History Groups (27)
• Courses (3)
• Historical Commodities (7)
• Historic Houses/Sites (59)
• Historical Services (2)
• Libraries (27)
• New Yorkers of the Past (2)
• Museum Collections (34)
• Scholars/Experts (88)
• University History Departments (13)
• Walking Tours (42)
• Web Sites (160)

Donate Now!
Help support the Gotham Center.


Reading
New York


Browse our list of NYC books.
Add a title you've enjoyed!

Related Links:

New-York Historical Society

Merchant's House Museum

openhousenewyork

Virtual New York

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Museum of the City of New York

Municipal Archives of the City of New York
All photography courtesy of the Old York Library


© 2004-2007 Gotham Center for New York City History. All Rights Reserved.

The Gotham Center for New York City History
The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, Room 6103
365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016-4309
Telephone: 212-817-8460
FAX: 212-817-1541
E-mail: gotham@gc.cuny.edu