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The Guggenheim Museum's Previous Tower, Completed in 1968

Photographs of the renovation and construction of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, November 1967
Photographs of the renovation and construction of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, November 1967. Photographer unknown. Building History records (unprocessed). Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives. New York, NY

These three photographic snapshots from the end of the construction show the Guggenheim's previous tower as it stood nearly completed on 89th street in November 1967. More

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Moving Out of the 1071 Fifth Avenue Townhouse

Excerpt from “Guggenheim Museum Construction” [1956–1959]
Excerpt from “Guggenheim Museum Construction” [1956–1959]. Films on the construction of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. A0005. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives, New York

This film shows the Guggenheim Museum moving out of the 1071 Fifth Avenue townhouse that housed it before construction of the Frank Lloyd Wright–designed Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. More