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3900 W. Block of Congress Pkwy.
Dates and architects unknown
Exhaustive documentation was made of each building in the path of the new expressway, presumably to calculate compensation...
08. Land Procurement
6366 N. Milwaukee Ave. (at Nagle near Devon)
1851 architect unknown; photograph by Barbara Crane
Demolished 1980; now the site of a Dunkin' Donuts
Before being destroyed by a fire...
02. Henry W. Rincker Residence
4178 S. Halsted St.
1913 By R.S. Lindstrom
Demolished 1971; now a vacant lot
This lavish Tudor-revival hotel replaced the Transit House of the Union Stock Yards after it burned...
05. Stock Yard Inn
Northeast corner of 8th St. & Wabash Ave. 1905 by Richard E. Schmidt; Schmidt, Garden & Martin [?] Demolished 1960; now the site of an extension of the Conrad Hilton Hotel This theater (a.k....
02. Eighth Street Theater
817 N. Dearborn St. circa 1891 by Patton & Fisher Demolition date not found, possibly late 1960s; now the site of a parking lot Located in proximity to the Newberry Family's estate, this hotel...
02. Newberry Hotel
2300 S. Michigan, SE Corner 1891 by Clinton J. Warren Demolished 1975; now the site of a mid-rise development This classic Chicago School building was once a luxury hotel with 300 guest rooms and...
09. Hotel Metropole
Archigram 8 was created for the 1967 Milan Triennale, the theme of which was "The Greater Number," reflecting the emergence of world population as an environmental and social problem....
03. <em>Archigram</em> 8. London: Archigram, 1968
The 4D Dymaxion House was a smaller scale version of Buckminster Fuller's 4D Towers. The single-family house was hexagonal, made from metal, suspended from a central mast, and intended to be easily...
02. Buckminster Fuller, <em>Better Homes for Lower Incomes</em>. New York: Revere Copper and Brass, [194-]
HOUSES FROM KITSA Book of Plans. Chicago: Harris Brothers Co., 1914-15.Page [2 of 3].
04. House Designs No. 56 and No. 127
WILLIAM PAIN (1730-1790) The Carpenter's Pocket Directory, containing the Best Methods of Framing Timber Buildings of all Figures and Dimensions... with Explanations, Forming the Most Complete...
03. Roof Trusses, plate XV

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