American Experience

Leslie Robertson, Engineer

Clip: Season 16 | 10m 57s

Engineer for the World Trade Center, Leslie Robertson discusses architectural aspects of the buildings, including the sculptural quality, close columns and narrow windows, the skin structure, and the comparison to the Empire State Building.

Aired: 09/07/04

Rating: NR

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