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40 Wall Street

40 Wall Street, New York
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Quick Facts
CityNew York
CountryUnited States
Year1930
Height281,9m / 925ft
Floors72
Surface120.774m2 / 1,300,000sq ft
Realization
ArchitectH. Craig Severance & Yasuo Matsui
Shreve & Lamb
EngineersStarrett Bros. & Eken
DeveloperBank of Manhattan Trust Company
Building Info
Name40 Wall Street
CategoryOffice Building
AliasTrump building
Bank of Manhattan Trust building
Materialssteel structure
limestone
Address
40 Wall Street, between William & Nassau streets
Notes
Originally the headquarters of the bank of Manhattan
Renovated in 1996 by Donald Trump
Tallest building in the world for a brief period in 1930
Also known as The Crown Jewel of Wall Street or as the Trump building
In the fog, the building was hit by a US Coast Guard plane in 1946, killing four people.
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