National Geographic : 1930 Nov
TEMPO AND COLOR OF A GREAT CITY SKYWARD THE COURSE OF EMPIRE Find the only patch of ground visible! It is Bryant Park (left of center) and the sole open space in the amazingly transformed Grand Central zone. In the background are many new giants, including the French, Lincoln, Chrysler, Chanin, and News Buildings. AMONG THE CITY'S TRANSIENT GUESTS A group of immigrants at the guest house of the Travelers Aid Society. Armenian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, and Estonian nationalities are represented.