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Guide to the Time Inc. New Building Department Records
 MS 3009-RG 16

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Holly Deakyne and Melanie Rinehart

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on October 22, 2020
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Scope and Contents Note

The New Building Department Records contain the decisionmaking and planning files for the construction of Time Inc.'s new office space, the Time & Life Building, which is part of Rockefeller Center. Series I contains the chronological binders kept by the head of the department Henry "Hank" Luce III. Series II contains other materials created by the department during the planning period. Series III contains invoices and purchase orders for construction, interior decor, and furniture.

Arrangement Note

Organized into three series:

Series I. Henry Luce III Chronological Binders

Series II. Subject Files

Series III. Invoices and Purchase Orders