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Flatiron Building, Greater New York

Flatiron Building, Greater New York New York City
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Stock #: 140260
Type: Postcard
Era: Undivided Back
City: New York City
State: New York (NY)
County: New York
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1907 Oct-29
PM City: New York
PM State: N. Y
Stamp: 2C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Flatiron Building is the name by which the Fuller structure is best known, diving to its shape, which resembles a flatiron. It is situated on a three-cornered lot, at the junction of Broadway and Fifth Avenue, overlooking Madison Square. It is considered a triumph of modern steel frame construction; erected on a space giving only 7,690 square feet, it is 300 feet high, and has 120,000 square feet of floor space.