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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.8.4871
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/03/1904
Title [Power Supply Album 8: Powerhouse]
Description Construction of Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. A view of construction at the South and East sides of the building is shown.

This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 8 of 12 that documents Interborough Rapid Transit Company's system of electrical power for New York's first subway system.
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
59th Street (Manhattan, NY)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)