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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4527
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/07/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Construction of New Turbine Oil Room
Description One in a series of photographs documenting demolition for modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Exterior Wall North Side of New Turbine OIl Room. Facing Southwest, Elev. 3'-3"
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Interiors
Construction
Construction equipment
Turbines
Brickwork
Walls

Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)