Adam Clayton Powell Jr. State Office Building is a government building located at 163 West 125th Street in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It is named after Adam Clayton Powell Jr., a prominent civil rights leader and politician who served as the U.S. Representative for New York’s 16th congressional district from 1945 to 1971. The building, which was completed in 1974, stands 19 stories tall and has over 600,000 square feet of office space. It serves as a hub for many state government agencies and departments, including the New York State Department of Labor and the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. The building was designed by the architectural firm of Gruzen & Partners and features a modernist style with a unique facade of angled aluminum fins. It is located in the heart of Harlem and is easily accessible by public transportation, with several subway and bus lines nearby. Today, the Adam Clayton Powell Jr. State Office Building is an important center of government and community activity in Harlem, serving as a hub for public services and a symbol of the legacy of Adam Clayton Powell Jr.