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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4202
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Conveyor System Inside Boiler House
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of coal conveyor system inside of boiler house and the construction of the base for a smokestack.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Conveyors
Boiler Houses
Smokestacks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)