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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.9.5653
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/06/1904
Title Power Supply Album 9: No 5653 Powerhouse
Description Photograph documents the construction of Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Interior view of construction of West wall of Operating room is shown. Photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 9 of 12 that documents Interborough Rapid Transit Company's system of electrical power for New York's first subway system.
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)