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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3.1171
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/20/1902
Title [Power Supply Album 3: No 1171 74th St Power Station looking East]
Description Photograph documents the construction of the Manhattan Railway Company's 74th Street Power Station. Ash downspout and a small locomotive used to pull cars to remove ash are shown. This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 3 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Coal
Ash disposal
Powerhouses
74th Street (Manhattan, N.Y.)
Downspouts
Substation/ Powerhouse 74th Street Powerhouse