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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.63
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 01/15/1919
Title IRT Substation #11: Rebuilding: D.C. side of Rotary Converter
Description One in a series of photos documenting the rebuilding of Interborough Rapid Transit Substation #11. Photo shows the D.C. side of 4000 K.W. Rotary Converter. The substation was originally built in 1902-1903, then torn down and rebuilt on the same site in 1917.

Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Manhattan Railway Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Rotary converters
Electric substations--New York (State)--New York.
Substation/ Powerhouse Substation #11 (IRT)