Since the price of riding the NYC subway increased today (yes, again), we thought: why not take a trip back in time to see exactly how the transit system of the City that Never Sleeps came to be what it is today?
In the animated GIF below (via Untapped Cities), you can see each subway line appear in the sequence in which it was built. Enjoy it! (Heck knows at almost $3/ride now, we better!)
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