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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4355
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/09/1917
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Discharge Tunnel: Showing Completed Section, West End of Power House
Description Photograph documenting the modernizations of the discharge tunnel at the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of print reads: Discharge Tunnel - 59th Street Powerhouse - Showing Completed Section, West End of Power House
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Tunnels
Excavation
Construction
Timbering
Beams (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)