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Grand Avenue near North Rush Street
Grand Avenue near North Rush Street
TitleGrand Avenue near North Rush Street
CreatorHolabird & Root
DescriptionView to the west along Grand Avenue, from west of North Michigan Avenue. The intersection of North Rush Street and East Grand Avenue is visible near the foreground, in front of the oncoming bus. The red brick hotel, with Mickey Meyers cocktail lounge on the ground level is no longer standing. Near the middle of the image, part of the American Medical Association building (537-539 North Dearborn Street, demolished) is visible. Brubaker's caption on the original slide mount reads "treeless."
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1976
Date1935-1936 (added stories, remodel facade, American Medical Association Building)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectstreetscapes
low-rise buildings
mid-rise buildings
hotels (public accommodations)
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.
DownloadsDownloads of larger files for this image are available from the C. William Brubaker set in the UIC Library Flickr collections at http://www.flickr.com/photos/uicdigital/sets/72157625021131144/.
File Namebru007_12_gF
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