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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4315
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/13/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of High Pressure Piston Unit
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of high pressure piston unit of engine.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Engines
Generators
Pistons & piston rings
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)