Flip Through Rare Pages of Official 1930s Brochure for Empire State Building

When Empire State Building in New York City was completed in 1931, it took 10 million bricks to build, it boasted 6,400 windows and 2+ million square feet of space to fill. And that’s in the middle of The Great Depression. Recently, I came across a fascinating brochure from 1938 promoting the new majestic building to make is appeal both for visitors and renters.

A History of Empire State
By Alfred E. Smith
Published by Empire State Inc., New York, 1938

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