Chapter 7: The Chrysler Building (1930): The Miracle on 42nd Street
This chapter describes the making of iconic structures such as the Chrysler Building. It also describes the discoveries of the Nirosta (18-8) stainless steel that was used for the construction of the Chrysler Building. The chapter presents William Van Alen's description of 18-8 stainless steel for the Chrysler Building. It provides information on the opening ceremonies for the Chrysler Building, Van Alen's vision, and the exterior of the building.
The Chrysler Building (1930): The Miracle on 42nd Street, The History of Stainless Steel, By Harold M. Cobb, ASM International, 2010, p 101–122, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790101
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