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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3835
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 11/07/1902
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Steel Structure Erection
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of powerhouse steel structure being erected.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Buildings
Construction
Cranes (equipment)
Derrick
Foundations (structural elements)
Steelwork
Structural frames
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)