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Industrial district, West Huron Street
Industrial district, West Huron Street
TitleIndustrial district, West Huron Street
DescriptionView looking northwest from under the elevated tracks at the intersection of West Huron and North Franklin Streets. West Huron Street is in the foreground and lower left of the photograph. On the extreme right of the image, a lower corner of 712-720 North Franklin Street/301 West Superior Street) is visible. Next to that is the rear of 311-313 West Superior Street, now renovated and known as North Branch II. The large brick factory and warehouse building on the left side of the photograph (Brunswick-Balke-Collender Building) which runs along West Huron and North Orleans Streets has since been demolished. Brubaker's caption on the original slide mount reads "Vacant quarter block at Huron and Franklin."
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1985
Date1908 (North Branch II, 311 West Superior Street)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
River North (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectstreetscapes
industrial buildings
factories (structures)
mid-rise buildings
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.
File Namebru009_08_hF
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