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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4197
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Excavated Tunnel Area
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of beam supported tunneled area.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Excavation
Beams (structural elements)
Tunnels
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)