• Short Summary

    Film shows the new 13 story IBM Building in Pittsburgh's Golden Triangle.(Land formed where Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio River...

  • Description

    1.
    MS Pan from roof of building down to street
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    2.
    CU of building
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    3.
    CU of design on building
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    4.
    CU of design
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    5.
    CU of building
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    MCU of supports of building
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    MCU side of building
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    Shot of side of building
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    MS of building
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    10.
    CU side of building
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    11.
    Hi Shot of building,
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    12.
    MS of building
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Film shows the new 13 story IBM Building in Pittsburgh's Golden Triangle.(Land formed where Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio River...site of Old Fort Pitt).

    Designed by architects Durtis and Divis it is described as the first building constructed "inside out"..The honeycombed exterior is the buildings structural steel framework.They make up four trusses, one for each side, and support the buildings in the same way a bridge truss does.There are no columns inside the building.A vertical core up the center of the building supplies further support and will contain both elevators and service areas.The outside honeycomb will have alternate rows of tinted and opaque glass.The building will cost at least five million dollars.It will open sometime in the fall of 1963.A multi-level underground garage is adjacent.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACE20P17OZWZPBED0JKZNBHEPE
    Media URN:
    VLVACE20P17OZWZPBED0JKZNBHEPE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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