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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4176
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/09/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Alternator (Generator) Unit being Installed
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows close up view of steel hub of alternator (generator) as the full piece is being installed.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Generators
Engines
Engine rooms
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)