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Montgomery Ward & Company Headquarters and warehouses
Montgomery Ward & Company Headquarters and warehouses
TitleMontgomery Ward & Company Headquarters and warehouses
CreatorYamasaki, Minoru, 1912-1986
DescriptionView to north across the North Branch of the Chicago River from the Ohio-Ontario Street bridge towards the Montgomery Ward & Company Headquarters (now The Montgomery condominiums, 535 West Chicago Avenue/ 500 West Superior Street). Several brick warehouse buildings are in front of it, including 520 West Erie Street (with windows removed) and 520 West Huron Street. Both of these structures are now condominiums. Another warehouse to the right of these has a "Ronsley Center" sign mounted on the roof.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1985
Date1972 (Montgomery Ward headquarters)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectrivers
riverfronts
high-rise buildings
office buildings
industrial buildings
warehouses
adaptive reuse
LanguageEnglish
TypeImage
Formarchitecture
View Descriptionexterior 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 Namebru009_02_lF
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