FlatIron Building Under Construction, New York, N.Y., 1902
Flatiron Building during construction in 1902, New York, N.Y., photographed by the Detroit Publishing Company on 8x10 glass plate negative.
The construction on the Flatiron building in Manhattan, New York was completed in 1902 and back then it was one of the tallest buildings in the city. The name of the building makes reference to its resemblance to a cast-iron clothes iron. www.bbggadv.com