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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1545
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 04/12/1948
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: Extension: View in Yard Facing North
Description Photograph documenting excavation and preliminary foundation work for the extension of the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of print reads: View in Yard Facing North.

Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Excavation
Facades
Yards
Foundations (structural elements)
Elevated highways
Warehouses
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)