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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4267
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 01/06/1904
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View Looking at Workers Laying Brick
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 workers bricklaying in what appears to be underneath the Boiler Unit area.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction workers
Masonry
Bricks
Bricklayers
Bricklaying
Tools
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)