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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.5.1586
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/26/1902
Title [Power Supply Album 5: No 1586 74 St Power Station Rear of Auxiliary Switchboard]
Description Photograph documents the construction of the Manhattan Railway Company's 74th Street Power Station. The rear of the auxiliary switchboard, located on the lower balcony along the north wall of the engine room is shown. Men can be seen using the operating board in the background of the photo. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 5 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Switchboards
Employees
Powerhouses
74th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 74th Street Powerhouse