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211 West Fort Street is a skyscraper in Detroit, Michigan. Standing at 27 stories, it was constructed in 1961 and finished in 1963. It has two mechanical floors, floors 8 and 27 (the top floor). It stands at the southeast corner of Fort Street and Washington Street, near many of the other skyscrapers in Detroit, such as the Book Tower, and Westin Book-Cadillac Hotel. The Detroit Economic Club is headquartered in this building.
Bank of the West Tower is a highrise office building located in Albuquerque, New Mexico at 5301 Central Avenue NE. At 65 m (213 ft), the 17-story tower was the tallest in the city as well as the state when it was built in 1963. Its location, several miles from downtown at the intersection of Central and San Mateo, reflects the 1960s exodus of businesses from the city center.
The David M. Dennison Building is a building located on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The building is located at 500 Church Street. It was built in 1963 by Albert Kahn, and stands twelve stories in height. It is a brick building with a modern style. Twelve floors are above-ground, and there is one basement floor. The high-rise is used mainly for undergraduate education, particularly physics and mathematics.
The El Paso Energy Building is a 502ft (153m) tall skyscraper in Houston, Texas. It was completed in 1963 and has 33 floors. It was originally known as the Tenneco Building. It is the 28th tallest building in the city. Because of downtown Houston diagonal street grid, all four sides of the building are exposed to the sun. The windows are recessed from the frame to control heat and glare from the sun. The footprint of the building is an exact square.
The Lafayette Park development is a large park and complex of apartments and housing cooperatives just east of downtown Detroit, Michigan. The area is part of the Mies van der Rohe Residential District listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The 78-acre (320,000 m) urban renewal project was originally called the Gratiot Park Development.
The Masonic Manor is located at 801 South 52nd Street in midtown Omaha, Nebraska. Completed in 1963, the Masonic Manor is a 320-ft (98-m) high-rise building, rising to 21 stories. It is the third tallest skyscraper in Omaha behind First National Bank Tower and Woodmen Tower. The building provides residential apartments for people aged 50 and older. Also, for 6 years it was the tallest building in Omaha until Woodmen Tower passed it in 1969.
The MetLife Building, originally called the Pan Am Building, is a skyscraper located at 200 Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The MetLife Building (then Pan Am Building) was the largest commercial office building in the world when it opened on March 7, 1963. It is a recognizable part of the Manhattan skyline and one of the fifty tallest buildings in the United States. Pan American World Airways was the building's owner for many years.
400 East Randolph Street Condominiums or simply 400 East Randolph (formerly Outer Drive East) is a 40-story high-rise designed by Reinheimer & Associates. The building primarily consists of residential condominiums, though there are a couple businesses and restaurants located in the building. Located on East Randolph Street on the New Eastside in Chicago, the building sits between The Buckingham to its west and Harbor Point to its east.