1928 Print American Telephone Co. Bldg. NY Construction ORIGINAL HISTORIC SKY

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This is an original 1928 halftone print with three images of the construction of the foundation of the American Telephone Company Building in New York City. Photographs courtesy of Underpinning & Foundation Co., Inc., the George Fuller Co., and The Foundation Co.

"A skyscraper is a boast in glass and steel," (Mason Cooley). Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of original halftone prints of skyscrapers and the building methods used in their construction during the 1920's. This collection will appeal to architects and engineers with an interest in the history of modern buildings and building techniques, as well as to anyone fascinated by these amazing gravity-defying structures. These prints are all well preserved and suitable for framing.

CONDITION

This 83+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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