1940. Item #48374
(PHOTOGRAPHY). THE LAST RIVET. The story of Rockefeller Center, a city within a city, as told at the ceremony in which John D. Rockefeller Jr. drove the last rivet of the last building, November 1, 1939. New York: Columbia University Press, 1940. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Bernice Abbott, Margaret Bourke-White, and others. 4to., green velveteen cloth-covered boards inlaid with a metal rivet design, backed in red cloth, spine lettered in silver. Decorated end-papers. A very good copy that shows light rubbing at the boards and spine ends; boards just slightly bowed.