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Fisher Building front, 343 S Dearborn St, The Loop, Chicago… Chicago Loop, Chicago Travel, Chicago Illinois, Chicago City, School Architecture, Art And Architecture, Historical Architecture, Illuminati, Las Vegas

Fisher Building (1896-1907), front, 343 S Dearborn St, The Loop, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Gothic-inspired 18-story building (1896) designed by Charles Atwood (1849-1895), D.H. Burnham & Co • briefly world's tallest building • 20-story addition on building's north side(1906) designed by Peter J. Weber (1863-1923) • restoration, 2001 • Wikipedia • designated Chicago Landmark, 1978 • National Register #76000691, 1976

Monadnock Block front, The Loop, 53 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago by Steve Minor Amazing Architecture, Art And Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Lago Michigan, Chicago Buildings, Chicago School, Visit Chicago, My Kind Of Town, Chicago Illinois

Monadnock Block (1891-1893), front, The Loop, 53 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL, USA

north half (foreground) consists of 2 16-story buildings, the Monadnock and Kearage, designed by Burnham & Root, completed 1891 • tallest load-bearing masonry buildings ever built • south buildings, the Katahdin and the Wachusett, designed by Holabird & Roche, completed 1893 • on completion was largest office building in world • 1938 remodeling by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill • vintage photos • Wikipedia • designated Chicago Landmark, 1973 • National Register #70000236, 1970 • South Dearborn…

See. Merchants National Bank by Louis Sullivan. Unique Architecture, Classical Architecture, Facade Architecture, Louis Sullivan, Grinnell Iowa, Modern Skyscrapers, Chicago Style, Seth Peterson, Arquitetura

Louis Sullivan: Merchants National Bank, Grinnell, IA

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Marquette Building 140 S Dearborn St, The Loop, Chicago, IL. Pretty for a corner design. I like the ground floor pattern going all the way up on the corner windows. Historical Architecture, Architecture Details, Modern Architecture, Chicago School, My Building, City Buildings, Chicago Buildings, My Kind Of Town, Window Design

Marquette Building (1895), 140 S Dearborn St, The Loop, Chicago, IL USA

Chicago School design by Holabird & Roche, Chicago • one of the first steel-framed skyscrapers • bas relief panels by sculptor Hermon Atkins MacNeil, depict Father Jacques Marquette expedition (1674-75), 1st European settler in Chicago • designated Chicago Landmark, 1975 • National Register #73000697, 1973 • wikipedia • history -McArthhur Foundation • National Register

First Leiter Building, William Le Baron Jenney, Chicago, 1879 Innsbruck, Art Nouveau, Louis Sullivan, Le Baron, Chicago School, Chicago Photos, School Architecture, Old Buildings, Contemporary Architecture

Repeat- Writings on Architecture: Major Jenney Garners a Salute

Architect William Le Baron Jenney, the father of the skyscraper, gets a fond reconsideration on the 100th anniversary of his death

Reliance Building 1895 34 view 32 North State Street Chicago Chicago School design by Charles B Atwood 18491896 of Chicagos DH Burnham Co first skyscraper with plate gl. Chicago Buildings, Famous Buildings, High Building, Building Design, Amazing Architecture, Modern Architecture, Chicago School, Burnham, State Street

Reliance Building (1895), 3/4 view, 32 North State Street, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago School design by Charles B. Atwood (1849-1896) of Chicago's D.H. Burnham & Co. • first skyscraper with plate glass windows a majority of building's surface area now houses Hotel Burnham • after years of neglect, deteriorating building rescued by City of Chicago and renovated, 1994 • Atwood obituary, NYT, 01/01/1896 • Wikipedia • Designated Chicago Landmark, 1995 • Designated National Historic Landmark, 1976 • National Register #70000237, 1970

The Guaranty Building - Interior Architecture Board, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Modern Architecture, Louis Sullivan, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Chicago School, World Crafts

The Guaranty Building - Interior

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Chicago School department store, last major commercial building designed by Chicago architect Louis Sullivan School Architecture, Art And Architecture, Chicago Buildings, Chicago Area, Chicago Illinois, Louis Sullivan, Chicago School, My Kind Of Town, Commercial Architecture

Carson, Pirie, Scott Building (1899), corner view #1, 1 South State Street, Chicago, Illinois, USA

12-story Chicago School department store, last major commercial building designed by Chicago architect Louis Sullivan (1856 –1924) • built for retail firm Schlesinger & Mayer, sold to Carson, Pirie, Scott (Carson's), 1904 • additions to original 9-story building, 1903, 1961 • steel frame sheathed in glazed white terra cotta allowed large bay-wide windows • Carson's vacated building, 2007 • Target will be new occupant • designated Chicago Landmark, 1970 • designated national historic…

Louis Sullivan. Merchants National Bank. Grinnell, Iowa. 1914 Brick Architecture, Unique Architecture, Grinnell Iowa, Thin Brick Veneer, Roofing Supplies, Louis Sullivan, Radiant Barrier, Chicago School

Sullivan Bank, Grinnell, Iowa

Louis Sullivan. Merchants National Bank. Grinnell, Iowa. 1914

Newly renovated entrance and facade of the Carson Pirie Scott & Co. store designed by Louis Sullivan. Located at One South State Street in Chicago, Illinois. In 2012 this space became a Target store. Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Art And Architecture, Architecture Details, Historical Architecture, Chicago School, Chicago City, Chicago Illinois, Chicago Usa

Flickriver: Most interesting photos from Louis Sullivan, Architect pool

Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...

Louis Sullivan: Henry C. Louis Sullivan, Modern Skyscrapers, Chicago School, Prairie School, Architectural Photography, Concrete Blocks, Brickwork, Lloyd Wright

Adams Building, Algona IA

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carson pirie scott building in chicago Classical Architecture, School Architecture, Architecture Details, Chicago School, Chicago City, Chicago Illinois, Louis Sullivan, School Department, Architecture

Carson, Pirie, Scott Building (1899), entrance, 1 South State Street, Chicago, Illinois, USA

12-story Chicago School department store, last major commercial building designed by Chicago architect Louis Sullivan (1856 –1924) • built for retail firm Schlesinger & Mayer, sold to Carson, Pirie, Scott (Carson's), 1904 • additions to original 9-story building, 1903, 1961 • steel frame sheathed in glazed white terra cotta allowed large bay-wide windows • Carson's vacated building, 2007 • Target will be new occupant • designated Chicago Landmark, 1970 • designated national historic…