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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4578
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/03/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Contract P-59: Electric Gallery for Bus C-1
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse, under Contract P-59. Notation on front of photograph reads: Electric Gallery for Bus C-1, East of South Columns 31-37, Elevation 74', Showing Bus and Load Disconnect Swithces associated with ABC's
(General Electric Manufacturer)
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
General Electric Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Surveying
Electric conduits
Galleries (Rooms & spaces)
Electric switches
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)
Contract Number P-59