• Lake Point Tower

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of Lake Point Tower from below. The building, located at 505 N. Lake Shore Drive, was converted to condominiums in 1988.

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  • A Squandered Heritage

    Blair Kamin and Patrick T. Reardon, Bullen, Andrew and Linda

    Three part series in the Chicago Tribune, on the city's failure to protect its hidden architectural gems.

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  • Wrigley Building

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of the upper part of the Wrigley Building. The south tower with the clocktower is on the left, and the north tower is on the right. An elevated walkway connects the 14th floors of the two buildin…

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  • Holy Name Cathedral and Near North Side skyscrapers

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View looking northeast from West Superior Street towards Holy Name Cathedral, located at North State Street and East Superior Street. To the left and behind the cathedral are the 111 East Chestnut Apa…

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  • McCormick Place

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    Undated view of the East Building (renamed Lakeside Center) at McCormick Place.

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  • Chicago pre-fire: Trinity Episcopal Church

    Clark, C. R. (Charles R.)

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  • Cook County Courthouse after Fire of 1871

    A picture of the [Cook County] Courthouse built after the Fire of 1871. The ground for this building was broken on August 26, 1875 and not until July 4, 1877 was the cornerstone laid. Work moved slowl…

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  • North Michigan Avenue toward Ohio Street

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View looking north along the sidewalk on the east side of North Michigan Avenue towards the intersection with East Ontario Street. Metal gratings for tree plantings have been installed in the sidewalk…

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  • High-rise development along North Lake Shore Drive

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of high-rise apartment buildings (now condominiums) along North Lake Shore Drive, with 1212 North Lake Shore Drive under construction on the left of the image. The skyscrapers next to it to the r…

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  • South Michigan Avenue from Grant Park

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View southwest from Grant Park towards early skyscrapers along South Michigan Avenue. The Congress Hotel and Auditorium building stand in the center of the photo.

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  • Illinois Central Electric Station, Harvey, Illinois

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View looking southwest along Park Avenue from the intersection with East 154th Street. The IC (Illinois Central) Electric station runs along the east side of the street (now the location of the Harvey…

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  • Cook County Hospital Administration Building

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View looking southwest from West Ogden Avenue of the Administration Building for the John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County (formerly Cook County Hospital), located at 1900 West Polk Street. The…

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  • Apartments and shops, Winnetka Avenue and Wilson Street, Winnetka

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View southeast from the intersection of Winnetka Avenue and Wilson Street. A sign for Indian Hill Park is in the foreground. A number of shops occupy the ground floor of the mixed-use residential-comm…

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  • Photo album, Dahl-Stedman Co. Builders, 1921-1923

    Dahl-Stedman Co. Builders

    "Lumber Exchange Bldg., Marquette Cement Co. Bldg., Harrington & King Bldg., Federal Electric Company, Chicago Racquet Club, Chicago"--Cover.

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  • 1984 - Historic Elgin house tour program

    Program from the annual house tour organized by the Gifford Park Association to highlight and promote preservation of historic buildings in Elgin, Illinois

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  • North Shore Congregation Israel Temple, Glencoe

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of part of the North Shore Congregation Israel Temple (1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe).

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  • North Rush Street at East Erie Street

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View to the northwest, looking along the west side of North Rush Street, from south of the intersection with East Erie Street. On the left, the eight-story American College of Surgeons building at 55…

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  • Residential area, North Halsted and Blackhawk Streets

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of a nineteenth-century residential neighborhood at North Halsted and West Blackhawk Streets. Brubaker's caption on the original slide mount reads "Demolished for New City YMCA".

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  • Removal of Decorations

    Lundahl

    Back of photo: Crew of ten men remove Christmas lights from the Fort Sheridan Tower. The men are employees of the Electric Branch, office of Engineer, Fort Sheridan.

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  • Keck-Gottschalk-Keck apartments

    Brubaker, Charles William, 1926-2002

    View of the front facade of the Keck-Gottschalk-Keck apartments at 5551 South University Avenue. The building includes a unit which was the personal residence of the Keck brothers.

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