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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4122
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 01/20/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View Looking at Engine Unit Parts
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows view of engine unit with what appears to be some sort of insulating material.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Engine rooms
Engines
Steam engines
Insulation



Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)