University of Illinois at Chicago C. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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West Chicago Avenue near Clark Street
West Chicago Avenue near Clark Street
TitleWest Chicago Avenue near Clark Street
CreatorPridmore, J. E. O. (John Edward Oldaker), 1867-1940
Schmidt, Garden & Martin
Yamasaki, Minoru, 1912-1986
DescriptionView to the west along West Chicago Avenue from east of the intersection with North Clark Street. The Michael Reese Service League Thrift Shop at 54 West Chicago Avenue (building now part of the Alliance Francaise) is visible on the extreme right of the image; the Park National Bank (originally Cosmopolitan State Bank) and the 800 North Clark Street Building (originally Bush Temple of Music) are behind it. The brown brick high-rise seen against the sky is part of the Moody Bible Institute. In the distance, near the center of the image, the Montgomery Ward & Company headquarters (now The Montgomery condominiums, 535 West Chicago Avenue) and the tower of the old Montgomery Ward Administration Building are visible.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1976
Date1901 (Bush Temple of Music); 1920 (Cosmopolitan State Bank building); 1972 (Montgomery Ward & Company headquarters)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectstreetscapes
automobiles
low-rise buildings
mid-rise buildings
high-rise buildings
commercial 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.
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File Namebru007_13_iF
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