An ALCOA ALUMINUM Promotional Booklet showing the Original New York City WORLD TRADE CENTER / TWIN TOWERS in construction. One of the features of the Twin Towers was the Aluminum Facade that used a special aluminum alloy produced by Alcoa.
From Wikipedia: Yamasaki's (Yamasaki was the lead architect) design included building facades sheathed in aluminum-alloy. Booklet, side stapled, 9x12 inches, 18 pages including covers. The centerfold unfolds to 4 panels. The brochure details and illustrates the benefits of utilizing an aluminum alloy produced by Alcoa Aluminum in the construction of the World Trade Center. The New York City World Trade Center opened in 1973.
At the time, the Twin Towers were the tallest buildings in the world. An interesting and rare historic document. The item "1972 WORLD TRADE CENTER IN CONSTRUCTION ALCOA ALUMINUM PROMOTIONAL BOOKLET" is in sale since Monday, July 13, 2020.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Fairs, Parks & Architecture\Buildings". The seller is "bookpath" and is located in Napa, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.