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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4222
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/13/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Roofing Work
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of roof and roofing work including support beams and derrick on roof.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Roofing
Roofs
Derrick
Beams (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)