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1920s skyscrapers in the Loop
1920s skyscrapers in the Loop
Title1920s skyscrapers in the Loop
CreatorHolabird & Root (1928-1945)
Burnham Bros.
Alschuler, Alfred S. (Alfred Samuel), 1876-1940
Riddle, Herbert Hugh
DescriptionView looking south along Michigan Avenue from the northern end of the North Michigan Avenue bridge. On the left is 333 North Michigan. Near the center of the image is the Carbide & Carbon Building (230 North Michigan Avenue, now Hard Rock Hotel). On the right is the London Guarantee & Accident Building (360 North Michigan Avenue), and behind it to the right, the upper part of the Mather Tower (now 75 East Wacker Drive) is visible.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1972
Date1923 (London Guarantee, 360 North Michigan); 1928 (Mather Tower, 75 East Wacker); 1928 (333 North Michigan); 1929 (Carbide & Carbon Building)
Geographic coverageLoop (Chicago, Ill.)
Near North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number32; 8
Subjectstreetscapes
high-rise buildings
office buildings
signage
LanguageEnglish
TypeImage
Formarchitecture
View Descriptiongeneral view
Physical Description35 mm. slide
CollectionC. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Chicago. Library. [Visual Resources].
CitationCite as [creator]. [title]. [file name]. [collection].
RightsThe University of Illinois at Chicago College of Architecture and the Arts holds reproduction and licensing rights. For more information, please email: lib-permissions@uic.edu.
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File Namebru008_02_pF
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