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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4066
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/11/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): Aerial View of Powerhouse Construction Looking West
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general aerial view of powerhouse construction including steelwork of boiler house and engine room, as well as waterfront area with piers.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Aerial views
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)