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Title Now open to four-lane traffic Call Number BRID_0183 Summary Caption: "Now open to four-lane traffic--The Greenpoint Ave. Bridge, over Newtown Creek [between Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Long Island City, Queens], is shown as the first vehicles [including two trucks] yesterday passed over its repaved and redecked surface. ..." Date 1954 Format still image Physical Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in. Genre gelatin silver prints photographic prints Note Grease pencil cropping marks. On verso: date stamped: Nov. 2, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp. Title from caption on verso. Creator Brooklyn Eagle Publisher [Brooklyn Eagle] Subject Automobiles -- New York (State) -- New York ; Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York ; Trucks -- New York (State) -- New York Place Greenpoint (New York, N.Y.) Cite As Brooklyn Daily Eagle photographs, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection Rights Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this work. For more information or to obtain a reproduction of this work, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.