The Empire State Building
Smiling construction worker, wearing a tank top and kerchief on his head, lifts a bucket on the mooring mast of the Empire State Building during its construction, New York City.
January 01, 1931 License
A view of the Empire State Building completely cloaked in fog which has clung to the side of the building all day.
January 01, 1985 License
Silhouette of the Empire State building in early morning light.
January 01, 1975 License
The mast of the Empire State Building on Fifth Avenue, New York, built in 1931, and at the time the tallest building in the world.
October 05, 1961 License
Nikita S. Khrushchev and wife (C) meeting the press on the roof of the Empire State building.
September 01, 1959 License
Aerial view of mid-town Manhattan, New York, looking downtown, towards the Rockefeller Centre and Empire State Building.
January 01, 1955 License
A group of workers hoist themselves up the Empire State Building on scaffolding during the construction of the television tower, New York City, October 18, 1950.
October 18, 1950 License
Perched some 1200 feet above the ground, Ray Corbett fastens lines of the temporary television antenna atop the Empire State Building, New York, New York, 1950. The tall building at left is the 1046-foot-high Chrysler Building. The UN...More
January 01, 1950 License
View of the Empire State Building, New York, New York, 1946.
January 01, 1946 License
Daily News front page July 29, 1945Headline reads: 14 KILLED AS BOMBER HITS EMPIRE STATE - Wreckage-strown 79th floor, Empire State Building. Bomber tore 18-foot hole in wall. Propeller is embedded in wall at left.
July 29, 1945 License