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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.5.1569
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 1902
Title [Power Supply Album 5: 74th Street Power Station Boiler]
Description Photograph documents the construction of the Manhattan Railway Company's 74th Street Power Station.

The completed boiler room is shown.

A row of workers can be seen standing in the background of the picture.

This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 5 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Boilers
Boiler Houses
Powerhouses
74th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Substation/ Powerhouse 74th Street Powerhouse