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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3828
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/24/1902
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Site
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 site with steel beams, cranes, and steelwork.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Excavation
Cranes (equipment)
Steel
Steelwork
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)