Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4055
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 10/14/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): View of Construction Progress on Southeast End of 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 partial completion of exterior facade masonry work on the southeast side of powerhouse and smokestack construction.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Boiler Houses
Facades
Masonry
Smokestacks
Horse-drawn vehicles
Carts & wagons
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)