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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4194
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View Showing Engine Unit Inside Engine Room
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 inside Engine room (operating room) looking at part of engine unit and showing a trailer car on tracks.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Engine rooms
Engines
Steam engines

Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)