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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4217
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/13/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Steelwork and Construction
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of powerhouse steelwork and construction from 59th Street. Also shows contractor shanty and general construction material and debris.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
59th Street
Refuse
Building materials
Shacks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)