Daniel Adler Reads Tales of the Metropolis

The Chrysler Building was vying with 40 Wall Street for tallest in the City. It was the end o the gilded age in 1929. Overnight the architect added the needle, which was assembled in five separate sections in only ninety minutes, adding a over hundred feet to the building’s height. It was the city’s tallestContinue reading “Daniel Adler Reads Tales of the Metropolis”