The American Radiator Building (since renamed to the American Standard Building) is a landmark skyscraper located at 40 West 40th Street, in midtown Manhattan, New York City. It was conceived by the architects John Howells and Raymond Hood in 1924.
n 2001 the American Radiator Building was converted into The Bryant Park Hotel
Copper Alley is a famous site which dates back to the 13th Century and follows the route of an earlier Viking street. By the 17th Century it had become known as Copper Ally, taking its name from the money which was minted there.