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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4555
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/11/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Alterations to PIer #98 for OIl Barge Slip
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Alteration to West end of Pier #98 For New Fuel OIl Barge Slip, Facing West.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Piers
Fuel supply
Fuel
Barges
Construction
Construction workers
Piles (Structural elements)
Slips (waterfront spaces)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)