Originally Posted by Gay Larson
About a year or so ago, on the 75th anniversary of the completion of the Chrysler Building, there was a multi-page section in the NY Times which included a long article on Margaret Bourke-White. Don't have a link to it (and probably on pay-per-view "Times Select") but it was quite a detailed bio.
Amongst other things, she retained occupancy rights to an aerie in the building for many years.
BTW: I can look out my window (as I've just done) and see the CB - it remains the "classic" - so much prettier than the ESB that utilmately "topped it" but was nothing more than an ape perch!
Oh, I like this shot too.