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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4612
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/19/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: View of Ash Silo and Location of Tower "A"
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: General View of Ash Silo and Location of Tower "A", Facing North from Pier #98 Driveway.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Fuel supply
Coal ash sites
Driveways
Automobiles
Elevated highways
Silos
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)