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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4645
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/28/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Foundation Work for Tower "B"
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: General View of Foundations work for Tower "B". Facing Southeast from West Side of 12th Avenue, Northbound.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Cranes (equipment)
12th Avenue
Foundations (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)