|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Power Supply Collection|
|Title||Power Supply Album 8: No 4785 Powerhouse|
Photograph documents the construction of Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Workers are shown cutting logs on the powerhouse lot. Steam powered winches are being used in the left corners of the lot. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 8 of 12 that documents Interborough Rapid Transit Company's system of electrical power for New York's first subway system.
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
|Substation/ Powerhouse||59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)|