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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4164
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/18/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Exterior Granite Base of Powerhouse
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view, looking West, of powerhouse exterior granite base facade. Also shows the bases of two derricks.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Masonry
Derrick
Facades
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)