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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4323
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 11/06/1916
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Original Condition of Discharge Tunnel
Description Photograph documenting the existing conditions of the discharge tunnel of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on the front of print reads: Discharge Tunnel - 59th St. Powerhouse - Original Conditions - Looking East from Doorway. In the background og photograph the operating room of the powerhouse is visible, showing engine unit.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Tunnels
Surveying
Steam engines
Generators
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)