The new 39-story United Nations’ Secretariat Building (Wallace K. Harrison, 1950) nearly completion at left with the Daily News (Hood & Howells, 1930) and Empire State (Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, 1931) at right. View looking southwest from Welfare (Roosevelt) Island. Summer, 1950.
Photo: United States Information Service.
Source George Freimarck “U.S.A.” París, Neuchatel, Editions Ides Et Calendes. Undated, probably, mid 1950s.