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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4531
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/20/1957
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Construction Work in Turbine House
Description One in a series of photographs documenting demolition for modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Contractor's Plant on Loading Platform. East End of Turbine House, Facing Southeast from Col. Y-7
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
59th Street
Construction
Construction equipment
Demolition
Turbines



Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)