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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4042
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/10/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Boiler House Steelwork and Foundations
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view looking at steelwork construction progress in boiler house, water pump machinery, and foundations for steel beams.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Boiler Houses
Foundations (structural elements)
Water pumps
Machinery
Pumps
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)