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Night view of Park Avenue looking south from the top of the First National City Bank Building in July of 1962. The Seagram Building are on foreground, at left. The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, the Chrysler Building and the new 59-story Pan Am Building under construction are visible on the center, at background. At the right is the 52-story glass and black aluminum Union Carbide Building and in the background is the 102-story Empire State Building.

Photo: Aspect Public Library.

Source: Mary Moore Mason. “The Picture Book of the U.S.A. In Color” (New York. Diadem Books, 1974).

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