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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3819
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/17/1902
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Site Showing Spoil Carts
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Image shows general view of construction site with cable pulled spoil carts, tracks, workers, scaffolding, bricks,and crane.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Tracks
Cranes (equipment)
Construction workers
Scaffolding
Bricks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)