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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.4693
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 08/12/1958
Title IRT 59th Street Powerhouse: View of Steel Erection for Tower "B"
Description One in a series of photographs documenting construction and modernizations to the Interborough Rapid Transit 59th Street Powerhouse. Notation on front of photograph reads: Erection of Steel for Tower "B", Looking South from 59th Street and 12th Avenue.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Steel
Steelwork
Structural frames
59th Street
12th Avenue
Facades




Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)