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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1522
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/30/1949
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: View of Extension Showing Steel Progress
Description Photograph documenting the modernizations for the extension of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of print reads: View Facing Northeast from 58th Street and 12th Avenue, Showing Steel Progress



Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Burns and Roe Inc.
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Cranes (equipment)
Facades
Steel
58th Street
12th Avenue
Structural frames
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)