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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.5.1478
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/24/1902
Title [Power Supply Album 5: No 1478 74 St Power Station looking East]
Description Photograph documents the construction of the Manhattan Railway Company's 74th Street Power Station. Assembly of rotary generators in the engine room is shown. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 5 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Generators
Engine rooms
Powerhouses
74th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 74th Street Powerhouse