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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4613
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/19/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: General View of Proposed location for Tower "B"
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: General View of Proposed location for Tower "B", Facing North from the corner of 58th Street and 12th Avenue.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Elevated highways
Surveying
58th Street
12th Avenue
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)