Appendix 1: Historic Penn Station Drawings and Photos


7-01 Plan
Fig. 7.01: Ground level plan of Penn Station

Fig. 7.02: Interlocking diagram of Penn Station (click to enlarge)

Fig. 7.03 (left): The former waiting room at Penn Station, with unsympathetic ticket counters added at left. Fig. 7.04 (right): The former waiting room at Penn Station, with unsympathetic ticket counters added at right


Fig. 7.05: The main concourse at Penn Station, showing stairs to the exit concourse at center

Fig. 7.05: The main concourse at Penn Station, showing stairs to the exit concourse at center


Fig. 7.06: The main concourse at Penn Station, showing the glass block floor and entrance to the waiting room


Fig. 7.07: Train platforms at Penn Station, showing the separate exit concourse and glass block floors
Fig. 7.07: Train platforms at Penn Station, showing the separate exit concourse and glass block floors

Fig. 7.08: Train platforms at Penn Station, showing the separate exit concourse and glass block floors
Fig. 7.08: Train platforms at Penn Station, showing the separate exit concourse and glass block floors

Fig. 7.09: The former train shed at Penn Station
Fig. 7.09: The former train shed at Penn Station

Illustration Credits

Fig. 7.01: Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
Fig. 7.02: Collection of John Cooper, via The Broad Way: A Pennsylvania Railroad Home Page, http://broadway.pennsyrr.com/Rail/Prr/Maps/Itlk/itlk_phl_nyc_main.html)
Fig. 7.03: Detroit Publishing Company, via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
Fig. 7.04: ibid.
Fig. 7.05: ibid.
Fig. 7.06: ibid.
Fig. 7.07: ibid.
Fig. 7.08: ibid.
Fig. 7.09: ibid.