https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empire_State_Building

By the time the hotel's demolition started, Raskob had secured the ... that would have allowed the Empire State Building's structural ...

https://www.cnn.com/2013/07/11/us/empire-state-building-fast-facts/index.html

Jul 25, 2018 ... Read CNN Fast Facts about the Empire State Building in New York.

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Apr 29, 2016 ... Construction of the Empire State Building (Credit: Daniel ... At times, workers were even told to turn on lights on the higher floors to create the ...

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Following groundbreaking, construction of the building took only one year .... The new LEDs will deliver superior light and vibrancy levels in real-time, unlike the.

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1930: On March 17, construction of the Empire State Building begins. ... 1962: A crew of 30 men clean the exterior of ESB for the first time since its opening.

https://www.nyctourist.com/empire-state-building-history-and-facts

At the time of construction, the Empire State Building was one of several buildings competing for the title of tallest building in New York City. The two other  ...

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Empire State Building is a supertall skyscraper in New York City, in the United States. ... At that time there in the city was an upsurge in construction in which ...

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Mar 6, 2017 ... The Empire State Building still stands on Fifth Avenue as a testament ... The construction of the building was completed in record time thanks to ...

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Mar 29, 2016 ... Few sights rival the splendor of an illuminated Empire State Building on a clear ... construction chairman and former New York State Governor Al Smith ... according to Zeibig: “They throw s--t out of the windows all the time.

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Aug 29, 2017 ... Prior to the Empire State Building, the U.S. lineup of tall towers ... In addition to its impressive stature, the speed of construction was also unprecedented. The builders innovated in ways that saved time, money, and manpower.