Guardian Life Insurance Company of America Annex 
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Full Address: 105-117 East 17th Street, Manhattan, NY
Alternative Address: 108-116 East 18th Street, Manhattan, NY
Year Built: 1959-63
Year Designated: 2008
Year Published: 2008
Architect: Skidmore, Owings and Merril
Key words: anodized aluminum panels, curtain wall, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Robert Cutler, Herman E. Borst, Albert Kennerly, Roger Radford, Germania Life Insurance Company of New York, individual landmark
Notes: The Guardian Life Insurance Company relocated in 1998. In 1999 the tower and annex were acquired by the Related Companies. The landmark tower became a hotel in December 2001 and the Annex continues to be leased as offices. Despite modifications to the interiors, there have been few changes to the street
Architectural Styles:
   International Style

Files:
   View PDF (2008GuardianLifeInsuranceCompanyOfAmericaAnnex.pdf)

Subjects:
   New York Buildings
   New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports: Manhattan
   Manhattan Union Square