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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4091
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 12/23/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Engine Unit Installation Inside Engine Room
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows installation of engine units inside engine room.
(Manufacturer Label Shown: Westinghouse)
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Engines
Steam engines
Engine rooms
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)