Beyond restoration. Photos were taken in 2011. The City Methodist Church, latterly known as City United Methodist Church is an abandoned church in Gary, Indiana. Once the largest Methodist church in the Midwest, [...]
Formerly the Pure Oil Building and North American Life Insurance Building, 35 East Wacker was listed in 1978 as a contributing property to the Michigan–Wacker Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places, and [...]
The academy, with one of the best natural history collections in America, built a museum at Wabash and Van Buren, but its exhibits, collections, and library were destroyed in the fire of 1871. The academy [...]
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The 47th/Ashland Ave area is part of an older industrial and commercial corridor along Ashland Avenue, 47th Street and 51st Street in the Back of the Yards community.
In 1993, the roof of the Harold Washington library was ornamented with seven large, painted aluminum acroteria designed by Kent Bloomer with owl figures by Raymond Kaskey. The pediments and most of the west side [...]
Chicago Landmark – Old Cook County Hospital – Top floor column – Custom Canvas Special Edition – Limited Edition of 15 Reproductions Chicago Landmark – Old Cook County Hospital – Top floor column. Urban Lithograph Architectural Series [...]
Chicago River Industrial Corridor
Entrance to the County Building. Part of the Chicago City Hall.