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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4372
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/05/1917
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Interior View of Operating Room showing Generators and Turbines
Description Photograph documenting the interior of the operating room at the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on Negative Sleeve reads: 5000 KW Generators and Vertical Exhaust Turbines.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Interiors
Steam engines
Generators
Turbines
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)