Vintage Photograph Shows Manhattan Bedrock of Under-Construction Rockefeller Center in 1932

Rockefeller Center Bedrock, 1932
Rockefeller Center Bedrock, 1932
Photo: r/nyc

The enormous skyscrapers in Lower and Midtown Manhattan are partly made possible due to the strong, dense bedrock found underneath the areas. In this vintage photograph from 1932, see the under-construction Rockefeller Center, and the massive bedrock foundation underneath it.

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