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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3879
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 05/06/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): Interior View of Powerhouse Engine Room Showing Foundations
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general interior view of powerhouse engine room, showing base foundations for engine units.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Steelwork
Foundations (structural elements)
Engine rooms
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)