University of Illinois at Chicago C. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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Michigan Avenue looking south from the Art Institute
Michigan Avenue looking south from the Art Institute
TitleMichigan Avenue looking south from the Art Institute
CreatorA. Epstein and Sons International
D.H. Burnham & Co.
Graham, Anderson, Probst, White
DescriptionView of the Michigan Avenue "streetwall" looking south from the Art Institute balcony near the intersection of Adams Street and Michigan Avenue. The Borg-Warner Building, located at 200 S. Michigan Avenue, is visible on the far right of the image. Next to it, to the south, are the Symphony Center (Orchestra Hall), the Santa Fe Building (Railway Exchange Building), and the Metropolitan Tower on the Park (formerly Britannica Center). Once the home of Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., the Metropolitan Tower is being converted to condominiums.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1984
Date1958 (Borg-Warner Building); 1904 (Orchestra Hall); 1904 (Santa Fe Building); 1924 (Metropolitan Tower on the Park)
Geographic coverageLoop (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number32
Subjecthigh-rise buildings
streetscapes
office buildings
performing arts buildings
concert halls
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 Namebru005_01_bF
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