Rockefeller Center is a group of buildings covering 22 acres (89,000 m2) between 48th and 51st streets in New York City, New York, United States. The buildings connect together underground. An ice-skating rink is located in the middle. The Rockfeller Center was made by John D. Rockefeller, Jr. during the Great Depression in the 1930s. Construction finished in 1939. It became a National Historic Place in December 1987. An extension was added west of 6th Avenue in the 1970s.
- "Rockefeller Center". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. September 18, 2007. http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=2027&ResourceType=Building.
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- rockefellercenter.com, the center's official website
- Guide to Rockefeller Center
- The Rockefeller Group