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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4517
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/18/1956
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: New Partition Wall
Description One in a series of photographs surveying the existing site of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse for modernization plans. Notation from front of photograph reads: 59th Street P.H. Modern. - New Partition Wall Along Col. Line "V", Facing West from Col. Line 8 - elev. 25'-9"

Photo shows power units being dismantled in the background.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Powerhouses
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Surveying
Excavation
Partitions
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)