100 years of
the New York City Subway
1904 - 2004


The original companies (1904 - 1940)
IRT

BRT logo copied from the Brooklyn elevated - by Greller & Watson......BMT


The city starts operation (1932 - 1940)
IND


The Board of Transportation (1932 - 1953)
BoT


The NYC Transit Authority (1953 - 1968)
NYCTA......TA


New York State MTA (1968)
M

In the mid-1970s, the City wanted the M logo modified for the subways and buses
......

Around 1998, the MTA family replaced the M with the "Pac-Man" logo
MTA
Each agency then included MTA in their name, though for legal purposes, the original names remain.
MTA-NYCT
MTA-BUS
MTA-SIR
MTA-LIRR
MTA-Metro North
MTA Bridges and Tunnels


Centennial Celebration Logos
......


A quick look at
100 years of the IRT
festivities. (10/27/2004)


Joe at City Hall just minutes before
the The Centennial #6 train 10/27/2004 - 2:33PMarrived


This Month's Transit History 'ROLLSIGN'

JoeKorNer

Monday January 27, 2014


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