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View toward Near North Side from railroad yard
View toward Near North Side from railroad yard
TitleView toward Near North Side from railroad yard
CreatorAlschuler, Alfred S. (Alfred Samuel), 1876-1940
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
DescriptionView from a railroad yard looking toward the Near North Side. On the right, behind the passenger train, is the John Sexton Building located at Illinois and Orleans Streets, then a warehouse but now condominiums. Behind that is the John Hancock Center. The Wallace Press Building is partially visible on the extreme left of the image.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1970
Date1917 (John Sexton Building); 1969 (John Hancock Center)
Geographic coverageNear North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
River North (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number8
Subjecthigh-rise buildings
mid-rise buildings
office buildings
commercial buildings
warehouses
railroad yards
bridges
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_09_qF
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