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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4052
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/14/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Powerhouse Construction Progress Looking North
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction site looking North at steelwork construction and powerhouse foundations.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Boiler Houses
Engine rooms
Foundations (structural elements)
Shoring
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)