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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4184
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/09/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view looking West at beam supported structure, either for the construction of the tunnel system or for piping system.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Pipes (conduits)
Derrick
Tunnels
Shoring
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)