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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3973
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 08/19/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Electrical Gallery Steelwork Construction
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of electrical gallery steelwork construction from engine room. Also shows masonry materials and window arches.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Engine rooms
Cranes (equipment)
Galleries (Rooms & spaces)
Arches
Architectural elements
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)