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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4195
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View from Pier Looking East
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view looking east on new pier showing large pipe pieces on deck and derrick.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Piers
Pipes (conduits)
Derrick
Hoisting machinery
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)