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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3814
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/02/1902
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Construction Site Looking East
Description One in a series of photos documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photo shows general view of construction site looking East, and showing spoil cart and tracks, construction workers, and foundations.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Construction workers
Tracks
Smokestacks
Buildings
Carts & wagons
Foundations (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)