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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4495
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 09/18/1956
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: 12th Avenue Entrance
Description One in a series of photographs surveying the existing site of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse for modernization plans. Notation from front of photograph reads: 59th Street P.H. Modern. -12th Avenue Entrance

Photo shows signage over doorway for the Board Of Transportation.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Board of Transportation
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Doors & doorways
12th Avenue
Surveying
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)