Henry Chalfant's Big Subway Archive

lens.blogs.nytimes.com — Along a stretch of elevated train tracks on Westchester Avenue in the Bronx, Henry Chalfant encountered the Ghost of Christmas Past in 1977. It was faded, yet stunning - though it wasn't quite a Dickensian tableau rendered by strokes of a quill.
RT @JamesEstrin: Art, Elevated: Beautiful photos of the great graffiti train canvasses from the 70s t.co/DsDvHfqV
As one of the foremost chroniclers of graffiti, Henry Chalfant captured hundreds of subway cars. t.co/ABlk2hwD