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Flatiron Building, Skyscraper in New York City

Description: The Flatiron Building, originally the Fuller Building, is a triangular 22-story steel-framed landmarked building located at 175 Fifth Avenue in the Flatiron District neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan, New York City.

History: Upon completion in 1902, it was one of the tallest buildings in the city and one of only two skyscrapers north of 14th Street – the other being the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower, one block east.

Culture: The building's unique shape and location on a triangular lot led to it becoming an iconic symbol of New York City.

Practical: The Flatiron Building is located at 175 Fifth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, New York City, and is considered to be a groundbreaking skyscraper.

Did you know ?: The name 'Flatiron' derives from its resemblance to a cast-iron clothes iron.

Location: Manhattan

Inception: 1902

Architect: Daniel Burnham

Official opening: 1902

Architectural style: Renaissance Revival architecture

Floors above the ground: 22

Height: 91 m

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Flatiron Building Skyscraper in New York City

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