Manhattan Life Insurance Building

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Height: To Tip
106.1 m / 348 ft
Height: Architectural
106.1 m / 348 ft
Manhattan Life Insurance Building Outline
Floors Above Ground


Official Name Manhattan Life Insurance Building
Structure Type Building
Status Demolished
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 64-70 Broadway
Postal Code 10005
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1893
Completion 1894
Demolished 1964

CTBUH Initiatives

Height: The History of Measuring Tall Buildings
Dec 2009 – CTBUH News

Research Papers

The Tallest Buildings in the World: Past, Present & Future
Jun 2008 – CTBUH Journal, 2008 Issue II

Other Building Facts

Tallest building in the world 1894 - 1899. Preceded by the World Building and surpassed by the Park Row Building

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