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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4664
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/22/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Construction Site of New Transfer House in Section C-1
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Site of New Transfer House in Section C-1.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Demolition
Pipes (conduits)
Coal ash sites
Piers
Construction equipment
Construction workers
Foundations (structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)