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VIDEO: A Ride on the NYC Subway -- in 1905

Thursday, August 01, 2013 - 11:54 AM

Men in bowlers! Women in full-length gowns and floral hats! The clothes won't be familiar, but there's a lot for riders of today's 4/5/6 train to recognize.

Taken approximately a year after the IRT opened, the film follows a subway as it makes its way from Union Square to Grand Central. 

Hat tip to the NY Daily News.

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