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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4045
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/10/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Powerhouse Southeast Facade
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view looking West at smokestacks being erected on roof and partially completed southeast exterior facade. Also shows horse cart on street.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Facades
Smokestacks
Horse-drawn vehicles
Carts & wagons
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)