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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4549
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/21/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: New Turbine Oil Room
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Interior of new Turbine Oil Room, Facing South along Col. Line 43
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Turbines
Pipes (conduits)
Electric conduits
Ladders
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)