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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1240
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/05/1950
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: General View of Extension From Highway
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the existing conditions of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse (both the older section of the Powerhouse and the new extension work). Notation on front of print reads: General View of Extension, Facing Northeast from Highway at 58th Street.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Windows
Facades
58th Street
Automobiles
Elevated highways
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)