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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4084
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/16/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Progress Looking East
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction site looking East from 59th street at steelwork of engine room as well as masonry work and materials for facade.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Facades
Masonry
Bricks
59th Street
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)