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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4157
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/18/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of High Pressure Piston
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of high pressure piston for engine unit.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Pistons & piston rings
Engine rooms
Engines
Construction
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)