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Montgomery Ward Catalog and Retail Sales building
Montgomery Ward Catalog and Retail Sales building
TitleMontgomery Ward Catalog and Retail Sales building
Variant TitleMontgomery Ward Warehouse
CreatorSchmidt, Garden & Martin
DescriptionView of the Montgomery Ward Catalog and Retail Sales building (Mail Order House), looking to east across the North Branch of the Chicago River. On the near side of the river is a high embankment of snow dumped there after the streets had been plowed.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1972
Date1908 (Montgomery Ward Catalog and Retail Sales building)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectwarehouses
commercial buildings
adaptive reuse
snow (precipitation)
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 Namebru002_8_hF
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