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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4253
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/18/1904
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 four smokestacks on boiler house roof, two completed and two almost completed.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Smokestacks
Masonry
Bricks
Boiler Houses
Construction workers
Roofs
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)