The Chrysler Building; Commemorative Booklet Issued In Conjunction With the Restoration of the Chrysler Building. Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company.
The Chrysler Building; Commemorative Booklet Issued In Conjunction With the Restoration of the Chrysler Building

The Chrysler Building; Commemorative Booklet Issued In Conjunction With the Restoration of the Chrysler Building

New York: Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, (1978). First printing. Hardcover Spiral Bound. 28 pages. 30 x 23 cm. Mayor Ed Koch congratulatory letter to the publisher for the restoration. Small booklet commemorating the building the initial building completed 1930, entitled "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." by Charles Dickens: Noting prohibition......a pound of sirloin steak was 20 cents, a dozen eggs 29 cents, a loaf of bread 5 cents, potatoes 2 cents a pound, sugar 5 cents, coffee 26 cents. You could buy a Chrysler sedan for under $1000.00, or a Dodge for about $500.00. Laid in pocket a poster 57 x 42 cm (fold to 29 x 21 cm). Verso of poster names all the personalities of the period. Black and white and color photographs: one Art Deco. Floor Plans of the building. A few of the binder closures lacking at center. Color laminated stiff wrappers. Very good. Item #22325

Price: $95.00