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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4703
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 09/13/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: View of Tower "B" and Cantilever
Description One in a series of photographs documenting construction and modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Tower "B" and Cantilever, Truss "C" of Bridge # 2, Looking North on East Side of 12th Avenue.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Cantilevers
Towers
Truss bridges
Trusses
Automobiles
12th Avenue
Cranes (equipment)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)