Railroad Workers in Patchogue
Collection: This image is from The William J. Rugen Image Collection and is depicted in print and digital image.; Image is part of The William J. Rugen Image Collection
Description: Railroad construction workers pose for the camera on West Main Street in Patchogue, along the tracks they've built for the Suffolk County Traction Company. A former streetcar system in Suffolk County, it operated primarily between Patchogue and Holtsville, but also included a route that served Blue Point, Bayport, and Sayville. It was opened in 1909 and ceased operations in 1919.
Suffolk Traction Company; Street-railroads; Construction projects; Construction workers; Clothing and dress
Copyright holder unknown