|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Power Supply Collection|
|Title||IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Exterior View of Powerhouse|
Photograph documenting the exterior of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. There are multiple prints of this image, one of the prints has a typewritten notation on the back of print that reads: This is the 59th Street Power House of the Interborough Division located at 59th Street and the Hudson River which supplies power for all of the 7th Avenue Line of the IRT Division, all of the IRT Division lines in Brooklyn, the 42nd Street Shuttle, the Lexington Avenue Line from Astor place to 72nd Street, most of the BMT lines in Manhattan and is capable of supplying, in addition, the Queens Lines of the IRT Division but does not do so normally.
|Place||New York, NY|
Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
|Substation/ Powerhouse||59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)|