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Contrasts in Lower Manhattan

Contrasts in Lower Manhattan

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Contrasts in Lower Manhattan

The Santiago Calatrava designed Oculus transportation hub at World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan. The narrow brown building with red roof is the Corbin Building, dating from 1889. It was carefully stabilized during construction of the new Fulton Center Subway complex and restored in the process. The black form rising behind the outstretched ribs of the Oculus is the Millennium Hilton Hotel.

©2017 Steve Ember
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