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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4171
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/03/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Transformer Unit and Switchboard
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of transformer unit and switchboard.
(Manufacturer: General Electric)
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Machinery
Transformers
Switchboard
Electric switches
Circuit breakers
Meters
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)