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17/03/1930 Construction of the Empire State Building begins

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Empire State Building Construction: "Making A Skyscraper" circa 1930 11min

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The Empire State Building was designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon. The skyscraper was opened thirteen and a half months after the construction started. It is located on the west side of Fifth Avenue between West 33rd and 34th Streets. Its name is derived from Empire State, the nickname of New York.