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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4048
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/14/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Powerhouse Construction Progress Looking East
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction site looking East at engine room and boiler house steelwork construction and showing derricks, spoil cart and tracks, and construction material debris.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Boiler Houses
Engine rooms
Derrick
Refuse
Spoil Carts
Tracks


Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)