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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1548
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/12/1948
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: Fence on 12th Avenue and 59th Street
Description Photograph documenting excavation and preliminary foundation work for the extension of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of print reads: Showing Fence on 12th Avenue and 59th Street Facing Southeast.

Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Excavation
Facades
12th Avenue
59th Street
Fences
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)