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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4014
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 09/18/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Construction Progress Looking Southeast from 59th Street
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction site looking Southeast at engine room and boiler house steelwork construction from 59th street.
Also shows masonry materials and engine parts along sidewalk.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Boiler Houses
Engine rooms
Derrick
59th Street
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)