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This is one of the engineering techniques which the designers used to achieve a album height; the tubular system is the arrange that keeps the building upright during airstream and earthquake loads. On the exterior south and east front elevations is a one-story base of pink granite with high bent openings; it supports the red brick - and terra cotta -trimmed building shaft.
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This X-bracing allows for both higher performance as of tall structures and the ability to ajar up the inside floorplan. It has been said the elevators to the observation adorn are the fastest in North America, reaching from ground floor to the 95th baffle at a top speed of 38 seconds. This forced the owner to stop advance until the engineering problem could be determined, resulting in a credit crunch. History[ alter ] The hotel and the adjacent Blackstone Theatre were built on the site of Timothy Blackstone's mansion by John and Tracy Drake , sons of Blackstone's former affair partner, the hotel magnate John Drake. Their father had been a director of Blackstone's Chicago and Alton Railroad. John and Tracy Drake also developed the Drake Hotel. Harding was selected as the Republican candidate designed for the presidency at the Blackstone.