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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4622
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/19/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: SHowing Typical Truss Structure over Bunkers
Description One in a series of survey photographs documenting proposed modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Typical Truss over Bunkers, facing East from Stack #6, Elevation 109'-9 1/2".
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Surveying
Belt conveyors
Trusses
Boiler Houses
Bunkers
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)