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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3899
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/11/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of steel beams for erection, foundations and connecting bases for steel beams.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Foundations (structural elements)
Steelwork
Structural frames
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)