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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4286
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/23/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Engine Units
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of engine units inside of engine room (operating room). Construction is still visible at far end of powerhouse.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Engine rooms
Steam engines
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)