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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3898
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/11/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of curved foundations, possibly as part of the discharge tunnel construction.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Foundations (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)