Reconstruction bares hotel's skeleton

Reconstruction bares hotel's skeleton

 

Title:
Reconstruction bares hotel's skeleton
Other Titles:
Hotel skeleton bared, then buried
Collection Name:
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection
Subjects:
Hotels--Remodeling for other use--New York (State)--New York.; Office buildings--New York (State)--New York.; New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; 335 Madison Avenue (New York, N.Y.); Bank of America (New York, N.Y.)
Format:
books
Place of Origin:
New York
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill, Inc
Date:
[1982]
Physical Description:
[4] unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Note:
Reprinted from 'Engineering News-Record', March 4, 1982"--[Page 4]Discusses the conversion of the Biltmore Hotel, gutted 1981, into an office building called the Bank of America Plaza. According to Wikipedia, viewed March 12, 2015, the hotel was stripped down to its steel structural skeleton and rebuilt as Bank of America Plaza. Though the bank is still the largest tenant, the building is now [at least 2009] known simply by its address, 335 Madison Avenue
Catalog Record:
11325124
Digital Project:
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library