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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.7.421
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/07/1901
Title [Power Supply Album 7: No 421 74 St Power Station looking East]
Description Photograph documents the construction of the Manhattan Railway Company's 74th Street Power Station. Wide exterior view of steel structure, window framing, masonry work is shown. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 7 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
74th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Steelwork
Structural frames
Masonry
Chimneys
Smokestacks
Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse 74th Street Powerhouse