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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4487
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/19/1954
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View Showing Generator # 12 High Tension Cables
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse, under Contract P-59. Front notation on photograph reads: High Tension Cables and Duct bank on Z Wall, Inside Generator # 12 Reactor Room, Elevation 3'3'".
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Electric conduits
Generators
Duct Banks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)
Contract Number P-59