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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4713
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/11/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: View of Steel Addition to Ash Silo
Description One in a series of photographs documenting construction and modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Steel Addition to Existing Ash Silo.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Truss bridges
Cranes (equipment)
Coal ash sites
Steel
Steelwork
Construction
Ash disposal
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)