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In the early 1930s Buckminster Fuller was the editor for Shelter magazine. Throughout his tenure Fuller published not only some of his visionary schemes but also those of his contemporaries...
03. <em>Shelter</em>, November 1932
1914 by Paul Gerhardt with Schmidt, Garden & Martin
This Beaux Arts building was Cook County's primary hospital until Stroger Hospital opened in 2002. After many years of preservation...
04. Cook County Hospital
Newton's Cenotaph: Boullée was greatly influenced by Isaac Newton's mathematical precision and its applicability to the architectural form. The cenotaph is designed as a large circular form,...
02. Jean-Marie P&#233;rouse de Montclos, <em>&#201;tienne-Louis Boul&#233;e, 1728-1799, de l'architecture classique &#224; l'architecture r&#233;volutionnaire.</em> Paris, Arts et m&#233;tiers graphiques, 1969.
Ryerson & Burnham Libraries Collection Call number: 711.4 H646 1978
01. Ludwig Hilberseimer. <em>Grossstadt Architektur</em>.  Stuttgart: J. Hoffmann, [1978?], c1927.
"Mountains crowned and reworked, valleys improved... Airplanes and dirigibles carry happy people, who are glad to be free of sickness and sorrow through viewing of their work in blissful moments. To...
03. Bruno Taut, <em>Alpine Architektur</em>. Hagen, Germany: Folkwang Verlag Publishing, 1919, plate 17.
Iakov Chernikhov's use of the term "architectural fantasies" is his own, meant to describe a teaching exercise which allows a student to work out compositional problems on paper based on a set of...
02. Iakov Chernikhov, <em>Architectural Fantasies: 101 Compositions</em>. Leningrad: Mezhdunarodnaia kniga, 1933.
67-71 W. Randolph St. 1895 by Holsman and Hunt Demolished 1962; now the site of the Richard J. Daley Center Hailed as "Chicago's most famous restaurant," Henrici's German Restaurant served up to...
04. Henrici's Restaurant
401 N. Kilpatrick Ave.
1923 by Alfred S. Alschuler
Still standing, though vacant and derelict
Designed to include a roof-top garden, tennis courts, clubrooms, and a library, this...
05. Brach's Candy Factory
3301 W. Franklin Blvd. 1921 by Schmidt, Garden & Martin Demolished 2008; site of new Westinghouse College Prep Once the largest Prairie School building ever constructed, this candy factory was...
03. Bunte Candy Co. (later Westinghouse Vocational High School)
Northwest corner of 12th Place and Canal St. 1901-1904, Louis Sullivan Demolished prior to 1935; now the site of a shopping center parking lot This is one of several buildings that Sullivan designed...
02. Crane Company Offices
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