Flatiron Building also known as the Fuller Building.Manhattan, New York. The construction was completed in 1902 and at that time was one of the tallest buildings in the city. The name makes reference to its resemblance to a cast-iron clothes iron.
historicaltimes: The original Waldorf-Astoria Hotel opens in combining the Astor and Waldorf hotels. It was destroyed in 1929 to make way for the Empire State Building and the hotel moved to 301 Park Ave. New York City, New York.