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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4185
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/09/1904
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 view looking East from new pier showing barges with derricks and pipe pieces on pier, most likely loaded off from barge.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Pipes (conduits)
Piers
Barges
Derrick
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)