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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4650
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/28/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: General View of Safety Switch Box
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: CH-1 and CH-2 at Column V-62, Fan Floor. Elevation 125'-3"
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Electric switches
Safety equipment
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)