international trade center

Aerial view looking north of the new 110-story Twin Towers of the World Trade Center (Minoru Yamasaki-Emery Roth & Sons, 1966-1973) under construction, in September, 1971. The Woolworth Building (Cass Gilbert, 1913) are visible at right.

Photo: Unknown.

Source: Architectural Recod. November, 1971.

The Empire State Building (Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, 1931), on foreground and the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center (Minoru Yamasaki-Emery Roth & Sons, 1973. Destroyed in 2001) under construction on background, at right in this night view looking south from the R.C.A. Building in Early 1972.

Photo: Manhattan Post Card, Co./Dexter Press