University of Illinois at Chicago C. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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View along the Chicago River from Wolf Point
View along the Chicago River from Wolf Point
TitleView along the Chicago River from Wolf Point
CreatorHolabird & Root (1928-1945)
Harry Weese and Associates
Office of Mies van der Rohe
Goldberg, Bertrand, 1913-1997
DescriptionView east along the Chicago River. The Franklin Street bridge is in the foreground, and part of the Merchandise Mart is visible on the extreme left of the image. 211 West Wacker stands on the right (Originally the Chicago Evening Post Building, it was the home of the Central YMCA College at the time of the photograph.) 180 North LaSalle is visible on the extreme right of the image. On the left side of the image (on the north side of the river), the IBM Building (330 North Wabash) and Marina City towers stand out against the skyline.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1982
Date1928 (211 West Wacker); 1964 (Marina City); 1969-1971 (IBM Building); 1972 (180 North LaSalle)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8; 32
Subjectcityscapes
riverfronts
bridges (built works)
high-rise buildings
mid-rise buildings
office buildings
LanguageEnglish
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_12_nF
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