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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3932
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/15/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Powerhouse Construction Site at Tunnel Area
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction site looking East at masonry work inside tunneling system of powerhouse.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Foundations (structural elements)
Masonry
Tunnels
Bricks
Construction workers
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)