Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1279
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/26/1953
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Feeders Inside Manhole # 5
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse, under Contract P-57. Front notation on photograph reads: Manhole # 5
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Electric conduits
Manholes
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)
Contract Number P-57