University of Illinois at Chicago C. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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Michigan Avenue looking south from Grant Park
Michigan Avenue looking south from Grant Park
TitleMichigan Avenue looking south from Grant Park
CreatorHolabird & Roche (Chicago, Ill.)
D.H. Burnham & Co.
DescriptionView of the Michigan Avenue "streetwall" looking south from Grant Park, just north of Monroe Street. The Keith and Ascher Buildings, two of the three known as the "Gage Group" are visible at the far right of the image. The University Club stands immediately south of the Ascher Building. Next, south of Monroe Street, is the Monroe Building. The People's Gas Building, located at 122 S. Michigan Avenue, is visible near the center of the image. The Mid-Continental Plaza (55 East Monroe Street) rises behind these.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1984
Date1899 (Ascher and Keith Buildings); 1908; 1912; 1911
Geographic coverageLoop (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number32
Subjecthigh-rise buildings
streetscapes
commercial buildings
office buildings
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 Namebru005_02_aF
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