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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.2.474
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/15/1901
Title Power Supply Album 2: No 474 74 St & Avenue A looking West
Description Photograph documents digging done to install underground bracing and duct runs for power feeders running to the Manhattan Railway Company's Substations. A steam powered drill is being used. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 2 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Drills (Equipment)
Drilling & boring machinery