Inscription: Inscribed in unknown hand in pencil on print, recto LR in margin: "3"; photographer's stamp on print, verso UC: "WALKER EVANS"; collector's stamp on print, verso LR: "COLLECTION // ARNOLD H. CRANE, CHICAGO, U.S.A."; inscribed in pencil in hand of Arnold H. Crane, verso LR: "withdrawn 12/71 AHC"
Walker Evans; Arnold H. Crane
Museum Folkwang. "The Truth of the Real: Edward Hopper and Photography," June 28, 1992–September 20, 1992.
Evans, Walker. Many Are Called. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1966. p. 13.
Hopper, Edward. The Truth of the Real: Edward Hopper and Photography, edited by Georg W. Koltzsch, and Heinz Liesbrock. Essen: Museum Folkwang, 1992.
The reproduction in Many Are Called is a severely cropped version of this photograph. For the book, Evans reworked the picture into a vertical format and shows only the left figure. Perhaps to balance the new composition, he includes more of the subway map above the passenger's head.