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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1226
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 02/23/1950
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: View of North Galleries
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the existing conditions of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse (both the older section of the Powerhouse and the new extension work). Notation on front of print reads: On Elev. 25 feet +/- , Facing West, General View North Galleries from Bent 28
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Steam engines
Galleries (Rooms & spaces)
Bents (Structural frames)
Stairways
Trusses
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)