Offices of Boy Scouts for America on the 78th floor of the Empire State Building. Completed in 1931, and with a roof height of 381 meters, or 1,250 ft (and at a total of 443 meters - 1,454 ft - inc
luding its antenna spire), it stood as the world’s tallest building for almost 40 years until the World Trade Center overtook it in late 1970. After the 9/11 attacks, it was once again the tallest building in NYC until One Trade Center reached a greater height in 2012. NYC, USA. 2016.
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