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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4088
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/16/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress Looking West
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction looking West at tunnel area leading towards new pier area.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Tunnels
Piers
Derrick
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)