bankers trust building

Wall Street district canyons. Skyscraper at the left is the Bank of Manhattan (Henry Craig Severance-Yasuo Matsui, 1930). The building of the center is the annex for the Banker Trust Building (Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, 1932). At the right, above, is the Equitable Building (Ernest Graham, 1915). The picture were taken by LIFE Magazine photographer, Andreas Feininger, from the top of Cities Service Building looking west, in 1940.

Photo: Andreas Feninger.

Source: Andreas Feininger y Susan Elizabeth Lyman, The Face of New York (New York, Crown Publishers, 1955).