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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4196
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/16/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Large Pipe Conduits
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view inside excavated area showing workers installing large pipe conduits.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Construction workers
Pipes (conduits)
Tools
Shovels
Excavation
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)