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[Bolt of lightning apparently striking the Bank of Manhattan Trust Building, New York]

Date July 27, 1940
Location New York United States
Dimensions Overall: 5 1/8 x 4 1/8 in. (13 x 10.5 cm)
Print medium Photo-Negative-Black & white

The three skyscrapers are, from left, City Bank Farmers Trust Co., 20 Exchange Place (built 1931); the City Services/AIG Building, 70 Pine Street (1932); and the Bank of Manhtaan Trust Building (now Trump Building), 40 Wall Street (1930). In the center foreground is the Central Vermont Terminal, Pier 29, the East River.


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Credit line

Gift of Keith de Lellis, 2009

Feedback Accession No. 2009.16.1