Well that’s unfortunate. #mosaic #subway #mta #preservation #brooklyn #art

Well that’s unfortunate. #mosaic #subway #mta #preservation #brooklyn #art

These Don’t Walk/Walk signals have been purged from the streets of Gotham; this specimen blinks on at the Transit Museum. #subway #mta #traffic

These Don’t Walk/Walk signals have been purged from the streets of Gotham; this specimen blinks on at the Transit Museum. #subway #mta #traffic

For a second, I thought Ralph Kramden himself was picking me up outside his TV home since 1958, WPIX. But it’s pretty awesome nonetheless: A vintage bus brings back some welcome old-school grit to 42nd Street, the MTA’s gift to midtown in December. #bus #mta #oldschool #vintage #retro #nyc #christmas

For a second, I thought Ralph Kramden himself was picking me up outside his TV home since 1958, WPIX. But it’s pretty awesome nonetheless: A vintage bus brings back some welcome old-school grit to 42nd Street, the MTA’s gift to midtown in December. #bus #mta #oldschool #vintage #retro #nyc #christmas

Curb Your Ego sticker smoothly blends into subway entrance in Chelsea. #streetart #guerillaart #stickers #mta #subway

Curb Your Ego sticker smoothly blends into subway entrance in Chelsea. #streetart #guerillaart #stickers #mta #subway

Decades of pay phone stickers — New York Telephone, NYNEX, Bell Atlantic, Verizon — but no phone. At least this is a nice exhibit on the evolution of telecommunication branding, from the century-old Ma Bell iconography to invented names like Verizon. #phone #payphone #relics #subway #mta

Decades of pay phone stickers — New York Telephone, NYNEX, Bell Atlantic, Verizon — but no phone. At least this is a nice exhibit on the evolution of telecommunication branding, from the century-old Ma Bell iconography to invented names like Verizon. #phone #payphone #relics #subway #mta

OK, he’s no Banksy, but I do admire the art of the tilde bandit. The N train will never be the same. #subway #mta #tilde #train #nyc #type #typography

OK, he’s no Banksy, but I do admire the art of the tilde bandit. The N train will never be the same. #subway #mta #tilde #train #nyc #type #typography

Next Train at the last stop! The 207th Street A #subway station. Nice #vintage #signage. #inwood #mta

Next Train at the last stop! The 207th Street A #subway station. Nice #vintage #signage. #inwood #mta

The 1970s MTA logo emerges underneath its 1990s replacement, on an A train. #subway #logos #mta #design

The 1970s MTA logo emerges underneath its 1990s replacement, on an A train. #subway #logos #mta #design

This subway sign ever so helpfully explains what the bench is for. #subway #nyc #mta

This subway sign ever so helpfully explains what the bench is for. #subway #nyc #mta

Double take! First time I saw the C running on a modern train. #subway #mta #trains

Double take! First time I saw the C running on a modern train. #subway #mta #trains