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Chicago Riverwalk and downtown high-rise buildings
Chicago Riverwalk and downtown high-rise buildings
TitleChicago Riverwalk and downtown high-rise buildings
CreatorShaw, Metz and Associates
Goldberg, Bertrand, 1913-1997
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969
C.F. Murphy Associates (Chicago, Ill.)
Murphy/Jahn (Firm)
DescriptionView to the west along the Chicago River from the North Michigan Avenue bridge, with the Chicago Riverwalk and boats docked in the foreground. The United Insurance Building (now Unitrin Building) at 1 East Wacker Drive is at the far left, and Marina City and the IBM Building (330 North Wabash) are at the far right of the image. 55 West Wacker is visible near the center of the image, with the James R. Thompson Center to its left.
NotesPhotograph credit: Brubaker, C. William, 1986
Date1959-1967 (Marina City); 1962 (United Insurance Building); 1968 (55 West Wacker); 1973 (IBM Building); 1979-1985 (Thompson Center)
Geographic coverageLoop (Chicago, Ill.)
Near North Side (Chicago, Ill.)
Community Area Number32; 8
Subjectstreetscapes
rivers
riverfronts
watercraft
docks
civic improvement
public spaces
walkways
high-rise buildings
office buildings
commercial 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 Namebru007_07_hF
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