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High-rise buildings on North Michigan Avenue, seen from Grand Avenue
High-rise buildings on North Michigan Avenue, seen from Grand Avenue
TitleHigh-rise buildings on North Michigan Avenue, seen from Grand Avenue
CreatorGraham, Anderson, Probst, White
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Howells and Hood
Perkins & Will
Ahlschlager, Walter W.
DescriptionView to the southwest from East Grand Avenue at the intersection with North Columbus Drive/ North Fairbanks Court. On the left is the Mandel Building (Mandel-Lear Building) formerly at 211 East North Water Street, now demolished. Also visible are the Equitable Building (located at 401 North Michigan Avenue), the Wrigley Building, the Tribune Tower, 444 North Michigan Avenue, and the Medinah Club building, located at 505 North Michigan Avenue. (Now Hotel InterContinental, this building was home to the Continental Hotel at time of the photo).
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1986
Date1920-1924 (Wrigley Building); 1925 (Tribune Tower); 1926 (Mandel-Lear Building); 1929 (Medinah Club building); 1968 (Equitable Building); 1976 (444 North Michigan); 1986
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Gold Coast (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectstreetscapes
parking lots
high-rise buildings
office buildings
commercial buildings
hotels (public accommodations)
signage
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 Namebru007_06_oF
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