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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3849
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/31/1902
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Steel Structure Being Erected
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of steel structure of powerhouse being erected, as well as derricks, spoil cart tracks, and other building materials.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Structural frames
Derrick
Tracks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)