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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4129
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 01/27/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View Looking Towards Installation of Upper Window Frame Arches
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view from Engine Room (Operating Room) Gallery Floor looking towards installation of upper window frame arches and also showing cast iron decorative railing.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Windows
Arches
Railings
Cast ironwork
Architectural elements
Architectural decorations & ornaments
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)