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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4152
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/10/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Construction Progress Along Southwest End of Powerhouse
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of construction site most likely connected to the tunneling system along the Southwest side of powerhouse. Also shows spoil cart buckets in mud.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction

Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)