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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4274
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Showing Steelwork, Foundations, and Conveyor System
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of powerhouse foundations, steelwork , conveyor system, and general construction materials.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Foundations (structural elements)
Conveyors
Steelwork

Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)