The AWA tower, completed in 1939, looms : News Photo

The AWA tower, completed in 1939, looms

The AWA tower, completed in 1939, looms over Wynyard Park in Sydney on February 9, 2010. For over 20 years the AWA building with its distinctive white steel tower was the tallest structure in Sydney. Its skyscraper appearance was a radical change for the streetscapes of 1930s Sydney. AFP PHOTO / Torsten BLACKWOOD (Photo credit should read TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)
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The AWA tower, completed in 1939, looms over Wynyard Park in Sydney on February 9, 2010. For over 20 years the AWA building with its distinctive white steel tower was the tallest structure in Sydney. Its skyscraper appearance was a radical change for the streetscapes of 1930s Sydney. AFP PHOTO / Torsten BLACKWOOD (Photo credit should read TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)
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February 09, 2010
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96514220
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TORSTEN BLACKWOOD / Staff
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AFP
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The AWA tower completed in 1939 looms over Wynyard Park in Sydney on... News Photo 96514220Australia,Finishing,Lifestyles,Loom,New South Wales,Sydney,Tower,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2010 AFPThe AWA tower, completed in 1939, looms over Wynyard Park in Sydney on February 9, 2010. For over 20 years the AWA building with its distinctive white steel tower was the tallest structure in Sydney. Its skyscraper appearance was a radical change for the streetscapes of 1930s Sydney. AFP PHOTO / Torsten BLACKWOOD (Photo credit should read TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)