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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.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Aerial views
Piers
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Boats
Steelwork
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)