Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

This east facing aerial view looks across downtown Cincinnati from Carew Tower. Of note in this image are some of Cincinnati’s taller buidlings: The Fifth Third Center and the Chiquita Center. The Fifth Third Center, towering in the foreground, is a skyscraper built in the International Style in 1968, and is home to the Fifth Third Bank. Further back, the stripped building on a diagonal was formally Columbia Plaza, completed in 1984. It is now the home of Chiquita Brands International.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiquita_Brands_International

http://wikimapia.org/1070274/Fifth-Third-Center

http://books.google.com/books?id=Qh8DAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA64&lpg=PA64&dq=%22columbia+plaza%22+cincinnati+when+built&source=bl&ots=T0jFybMPBF&sig=3haK3i7aEkQCpEdhXbdQTSs6gzo&hl=en&ei=8BdMTqDFB8uDtgeU6b2aCg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CBkQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=%22columbia%20plaza%22%20cincinnati%20when%20built&f=false

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Building Type

Skyscraper

Building Style

International Style

Subject Headings

Cities and towns -- Ohio -- Cincinnati; Architecture, Modern -- 20th century;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Ohio

City Name

Cincinnati

Keywords

skyscraper, cityscape, international style, aerial

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