STYLES OF ARCHITECTURAL EXTERIORS, AND THE HISTORY BEHIND THEM.
Monday, April 26, 2010
Confucius Plaza Apartments, NYC
Built in 1975, photographed in 2005
Confucius Plaza Apartments is a limited-equity housing cooperative in Chinatown, Manhattan. The 44
story (433 ft (132 m)) tower block with 760 apartments was constructed in 1975 at a cost of
$38,387,000. The coop members are almost exclusively Chinese Americans. The complex is located
north of Chatham Square at the intersection of Bowery and Division Street.