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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3863
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 03/26/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Foundations for Powerhouse
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of foundation construction for powerhouse steel structure.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Excavation
Construction
Derrick
Foundations (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)