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North Lakeshore Drive, view to south with John Hancock Center
North Lakeshore Drive, view to south with John Hancock Center
TitleNorth Lakeshore Drive, view to south with John Hancock Center
CreatorSkidmore, Owings & Merrill
Gordon & Levin
Holabird & Root (1928-1945)
DescriptionView south along North Lakeshore Drive from East Burton Place. The John Hancock Center and 1300 North Lake Shore Drive are the tallest buildings in this skyline. The Palmolive Building (919 North Michigan Avenue), with its "Playboy" sign is visible in front of the lower part of the Hancock Center.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1972
Date1929 (Palmolive Building); 1965 (1300 North Lake Shore Drive); 1969 (John Hancock Center); 1972
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Gold Coast (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjectstreetscapes
high-rise buildings
office buildings
commercial buildings
residential structures
apartment houses
condominiums
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 Namebru007_06_iF
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