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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4319
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/20/1916
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Discharge Tunnel Modernization
Description Photograph documenting the modernizations of the discharge tunnel at the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows construction workers working on the modernizations of the discharge tunnel, showing various stages of demolition and foundation work.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Tunnels
Excavation
Construction
Construction workers
People
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)