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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4090
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/17/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress Looking East
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction looking East toward engine room and boiler house showing steelwork, shoring methods, derricks, and general construction materials.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Boiler Houses
Engine rooms
Steelwork
Derrick
Shoring
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)