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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4605
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/19/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: General View of Southwest Building Partition Being Constructed
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: General View of Southwest Building Partition, Facing East from Column Line "Y" 25, Elevation 40'-3".
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Construction equipment
Structural frames
Partitions
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)