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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3909
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/25/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Facade Construction and Masonry Work
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 exterior facade masonry work including pilaster and pilaster base with acanthi accents.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Masonry
Facades
Steelwork
Pilasters
Bricks
Acanthi
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)