Rockefeller Center, December 1933



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English: "New York City views. Rockefeller Center and RCA Building from 515 Madison Ave. In 2004, the Library contracted with Chicago Albumen Works to preserve this deteriorating acetate negative by removing and relaxing the emulsion layer (the pellicle) and producing duplicate negatives and digital files." This image is a digital file from 5×7" pellicle acetate negative.
Date 5 December 1933(1933-12-05)
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Author Samuel Herman Gottscho; restored by Michel Vuijlsteke
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