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|707 Grant Street|
Pittsburgh PA United States
| - office|
| - highrise|
| - art deco|
| - masonry|
| - glass|
| - steel|
| - limestone|
| - concrete, reinforced|
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• Architect: E.P. Mellon , Trowbridge & Livingston.
• Constructors: Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation.
• Others: 110 Gulf Associates, Central Parking Corporation.
• Pittsburgh's tallest building from 1932 till 1970, surpassed by the US Steel Tower.
• Illumination at the pyramidal top shows by different colors, the weather forecast.
• Built on the site of the first oil refinery in the country, where is the birthplace of the petroleum industry.
• The first two stories are faced in New England granite, with the upper stories of Indiana limestone.
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