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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3854
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/03/1903
Title [59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Steel Structure and Masonry Work]
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view from street of steel framework being erected and the early stages of facade masonry work.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Masonry
Cobblestone streets
Shacks
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)