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Bush Tower

Bush Tower, New York
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Quick Facts
CityNew York
CountryUnited States
Year1918
Height146,3m / 480ft
Floors32
Realization
ArchitectHelmle & Corbett
DeveloperBush Terminal Co.
Building Info
NameBush Tower
CategoryOffice Building
AliasBush Terminal Building
Address
130 W 42nd Street
Notes
The first skyscraper built after the 1916 Zoning Code. It was designed before the law went into effect, but already makes use of the setbacks.
The building has very little ornamentation. The vertical lines emphasize its height.
The site is only 50 ft wide and 90 ft deep.
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