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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4606
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/19/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Exterior View Looking at Highway and Extension of Building
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: General View of Highway and 1950s Extension, facing East from Screen Structure.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Buildings
Elevated highways
Piers
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)