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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4212
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/13/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Boiler Room Floor Steelwork and Coal Downtakes
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view from boiler room floor looking East showing steelwork and the assembly of coal downtakes.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Boiler Houses
Coal chutes
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)