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Old February 13th, 2006, 10:19 PM   #1
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The Old Skyscrapers of Chicago

I've made a thread to highlight skyscrapers built in Chicago before the year 1945.

So, here we go.
Part 1

The Chicago Board of Trade. 1930









Bankers Building. 1927

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=212398

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=205673

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=272671

Civic Opera Building 1929





Chicago Temple Building 1924





Pamolive Building 1929



http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=119121

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=294547

Pittsfield Building 1927


http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=374223

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=203380

LaSalle-Wacker Building 1930

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=151462

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=281099

LaSalle National Bank 1934

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=294877

One North Lasalle 1930




http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=132702

35 East Wacker Drive 1927



Mather Tower 1928



Willoughby Tower 1929

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=158110

Carbide & Carbon Building 1929



33 North LaSalle 1930

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=116772

Metropolitan Tower 1934

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=414744

American Furniture Mart 1926

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=298188

Tribune Tower 1925





Wrigley Building 1922



333 North Michigan 1928





Drake Tower 1928

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=294055

Chicago Hilton and Towers 1927



Merchandise Mart 1931

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Old February 13th, 2006, 10:57 PM   #2
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Skyline Century of Progress 1930





London Guarantee Building 1923



One North Dearborn 1905

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=116854

North American Building 1912

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=116970

6 North Michigan Avenue 1899

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=105690

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=150064

The Powhatan 1929

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=119773

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=226149

Victor Lawson YMCA 1931

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=216799

The Coyote 1928

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=109207

10 West Elm 1929

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=103020

Carson Pirie Scott Department Store 1900

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=139447

Marquette Building 1895



Reliance Building 1895



[IMG]http://***************/pix/photos/snacks/reliance_00_lrg.jpg[/IMG]

1540 North Lake Shore Drive 1925



The Rookery 1888

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=211969

309 West Washington 1922

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=104262

Sears Merchandise Building 1905

http://www.emporis.com/en/il/im/?id=131434
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Old February 14th, 2006, 01:59 AM   #3
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Cool, gotta love the oldies. This thread would probably be better suited in the Chicago forum though.
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Nothing beats the Water tower
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Nothing beats the Water tower
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