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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1395
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 11/06/1953
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View Inside Powerhouse Surveying Existing Conditions
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Front notation on photograph reads: Camera at Column S-3, Elevation 25' 9", Facing Southwest Showing Conditions.
Photograph shows boiler units in background.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Surveying
Boilers
Boiler Houses
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)