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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4.1000
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 11/19/1901
Title [Power Supply Album 4: Spring & West Broadway]
Description Digging done to install underground bracing and duct runs for power feeders running to the Manhattan Railway Company's Substations.

Worker in diving gear is shown. He is likely preparing to install duct runs and manholes under water between Manhattan and the Bronx.

This photograph is stored in Power Supply Album 4 of 12 that documents the Manhattan Railway Company's electrification of its els.
People/ Corporations Manhattan Railway Company
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
Diving
Diving suits
Laborers