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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4145
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/03/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Northeast Facade Showing Exterior Masonry Work and Steelwork
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view looking at the Northeast exterior facade of powerhouse showing masonry work and steelwork progress.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Engine rooms
Masonry
Facades
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)