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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4235
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/21/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Overall Construction Progress from Opposite Pier
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of coal and ash building construction, pier, and powerhouse from opposite pier.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Coal ash sites
Piers
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)