New York World Building

99 Park Row
New York City NY United States

Construction Dates
Floor Count20
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire349 ft
Roof309 ft
Measured from Frankfort Street, rather than main entrance.
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Architect: George B. Post

• This was the world's tallest building from 1890–1894.

• First building in New York City to surpass the 86.6 meter (284 feet) spire of Trinity Church.

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