History

Souvenir of the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.

Location

117-123 State St.through Wabash Ave.
Chicago
United States
US
Date: 
1893
Abstract: 
Guidebook for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Small tear on the front cover. Cover title. Includes brief biographies and portraits of leading officials. Folded map of Chicago (39 x 40 cm.) inside back cover, with street guide on verso. [32] p. : ill., maps ; 11 x 21 cm.
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

Tribune Tower

Location

435 N Michigan Ave
60611 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 53' 22.542" N, 87° 37' 27.624" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, The Chicago Tribune, "Tribune Tower"
Date: 
1924
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Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
"Tribune Tower" is a description of the architectural plans for the Chicago Tribune Tower. The design was selected through an open competition with a $100,000 prize.
Language: 
English
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

Location

1365 North Astor Street
60610 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 54' 26.3952" N, 87° 37' 40.2708" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Journal, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians
Date: 
March 2006
Volume: 
65
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
JSAH is published quarterly as a member benefit.
Language: 
English
ISSN/ISBN: 
00379808
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Item Donor: 
Chicago Publishers Gallery

Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

The Romance of Exploration and Emergency First-Aid from Stanley to Byrd

Date: 
1934
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Volume: 
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Abstract: 
This book is an incredible piece of history and advertising. The book tells the stories of explorers in aviation, Antartica, and Africa in the Heroes of Polar Exploration, Pioneers of Air Travel, and Pioneer Heroes of Africa. The true hero of the book is the Tabloid Medical supplies featured in the adventures that sponsored the publication. A feature at the Chicago World's Fair 1934 Tabloid and The Burroughs Welcome and Company products are highlighted and demonstrated in medical miracle feats. The Burroughs Welcome and Company shares its other beauty and photography products after they have shown the reader the power of the Tabloid. This book has beautiful photographs, drawings, advertisements, and lithographs as supplements to the text.
Language: 
English
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

Location

1365 N. Astor Street
60610 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 54' 26.3952" N, 87° 37' 40.2708" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Journal, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians
Date: 
December 2007
Volume: 
66
Issue: 
4
Abstract: 
The Society of Architectural Historians is a membership organization. JSAH is published as a member benefit.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
00379808
Website: 

West 86th

Location

United States
41° 47' 28.86" N, 87° 36' 2.9772" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Journal, West 86th, Spring-Summer 2011
Date: 
Spring-Summer 2011
Volume: 
18
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
The mission of this journal concerns "expanding the conversation regarding the content, meaning and significance of objects". This was the first issue of West 86th replacing the journal under the title Studies in the Decorative Arts.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
The quote taken from the abstract appears under the heading "About West 86th".
ISSN/ISBN: 
21535331

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