Mercantile Building

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Height: Architectural 192.6 m / 632 ft
Height: To Tip 192.6 m / 632 ft
Floors Above Ground 48
# of Elevators 12
Tower GFA 32,276 m² / 347,416 ft²


Official Name Mercantile Building
Other Names 10 East 40th Street
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 10 East 40th Street
Postal Code 10016
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1929
Completion 1929
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Regional Ranking #305 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #99 Tallest in New York City

Companies Involved

Design Ludlow and Peabody
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

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