Straphanger history, GIF-style
Posted: January 19, 2013 Filed under: Genealogy | Tags: Brooklyn, Link Love, Local history
Readers of this blog might have noticed that I have a lot of ancestral ties to Brooklyn. With this comes a long and honorable heritage of subway ridership.
And my oh, my, subway geeks will LOVE this animated map depicting the evolution of the New York City subway system.
It’s a terrific reminder of how something so synonymous with NYC was not always a part of city life.