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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4201
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress from Pier 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 from pier looking East at the construction of the West end of powerhouse. Shows pier and large pipe pieces stacked.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Piers
Pipes (conduits)
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)