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Site for Dearborn Park residential development
Site for Dearborn Park residential development
TitleSite for Dearborn Park residential development
CreatorGraham, Anderson, Probst, White
Eidlitz, Cyrus L. W. (Cyrus Lazelle Warner), 1853-1921
Alschuler, Alfred S. (Alfred Samuel), 1876-1940
Marshall & Fox (Firm)
DescriptionView looking northeast from South Clark Street at the site for the first phase of the Dearborn Park residential development. Loop high-rises, including the CNA Plaza (now CNA Center, 333 South Wabash Avenue) are visible on the left side of the photograph; the clock tower of Dearborn Station is visible at the far left. The Harrison Hotel Electric Garage (615 South Wabash Avenue), with its rooftop sign, stands near the center. The rear facade of the Blackstone Hotel (now Renaissance Blackstone Hotel, 636 South Michigan Avenue) with its curved mansard roof, is visible further to the right. At the far right of the photograph, the sign for the Y.M.C.A. Hotel (826 South Wabash) is visible.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1977
Date1885 (Dearborn Station); 1910 (Blackstone Hotel); 1930 (Harrison Hotel Electric Garage); 1972 (CNA Plaza)
Geographic coverageLoop (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number32
Subjecturban development
urban planning
high-rise buildings
hotels (public accommodations)
transportation buildings
railroad terminals
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 Namebru012_02_gF
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