Nolan Park 5B, home of the Underwater New York / Works on Water Artist's Residency. Photo by Robin Michals
(or the Great Subway Leviathan of 1904)
by Jeff Tang
A song inspired by an 1895 NY Times article in which a man claimed to have witnessed a sea serpent swimming off the Jersey coast; the death of the American whaling industry; and the construction of the first NYC subway tunnels in 1904.