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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3942
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/22/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Construction from 58th Street
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of powerhouse construction, looking Northeast towards boiler house site from 58th street, showing steelwork, masonry work on South Facade, and general masonry materials.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
58th Street
Structural frames
Boiler Houses
Masonry
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)