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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4679
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 06/05/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Concrete Process of Caisson for New Tower
Description One in a series of photographs documenting construction and modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Concrete Plant. Looking Southeast from East Side of 12th Avenue.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Caisson piles
Excavation
Concrete
Construction workers
12th Avenue
Sidewalks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)