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Summary:A behind-the-scenes look at the design and construction of a New York City skyscraper, Worldwide Plaza, from a hole in the ground to a 47-story tower. The 4th program also includes a history of skyscrapers in the United States.
Provider:Channel Four (Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Inca Films (Firm)
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Skyscrapers New York (State) New York
Skyscrapers Design and construction
Worldwide Plaza (New York, N.Y.)
Credits:Cameramen, Allan Palmer ... [et al.] ; editors, Daniel Eisenberg, James Ridenbeck ; music, Tom Phillips.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Science, Technology, and Math
Collection:Films@UM
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