Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1229
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/15/1950
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: General View of Extension Progress
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the existing conditions of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse (both the older section of the Powerhouse and the new extension work). Notation on front of print reads: General View of Extension from Highway at 59h Street, Facing Southeast
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Elevated Highways
Automobiles
58th Street
Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)