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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4464
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/27/1954
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View Showing Compressors # 5 and 6 and Ventilation Ducts
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse, under Contract P-59. Front notation on photograph reads: Facing Northwest Showing Compressors # 5 and 6 and Ventilation Ducts.
(Manufacturer Label: General Electric)
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
General Electric Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Ventilation
Air ducts
Air compressors
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)
Contract Number P-59