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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4147
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/10/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Stairway and Railings Inside Engine Room
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view inside Engine room (Operating room) looking at the stairways and railings showing decorative elements.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Stairways
Railings
Architectural decorations & ornaments
Architectural elements
Cast ironwork
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)