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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4221
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/13/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Smokestacks on Roof
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of one complete smokestack and workers constructing second smokestack on roof.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Masonry
Roofs
Smokestacks
Architectural elements
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)