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Michigan Avenue looking south from Washington Street
Michigan Avenue looking south from Washington Street
TitleMichigan Avenue looking south from Washington Street
CreatorShepley, Rutan, and Coolidge
Hunt, Jarvis
Beers, Clay, and Dutton
DescriptionView of the Michigan Avenue "streetwall" looking south from the Chicago Cultural Center (originally Chicago Public Library). The Michigan Boulevard Building (formerly Michigan Avenue National Bank Building), located at 30 N. Michigan Avenue, stands to the south of the Cultural Center across Washington Street. Originally a 15-storey building, an additional 6 storeys were added in 1923. The Smith, Gaylord, and Cross Building, located at 20 N. Michigan Avenue, is the next building to the south.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1984
Date1897 (Chicago Cultural Center); 1914 (Michigan Boulevard Building); 1882 (Smith, Gaylord, and Cross Building)
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_01_gF
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