Chicago Brick of the Day: Battle of Trenton

In an effort to showcase the magnificent architecture of Chicago’s Tribune Tower, and to help people understand just how powerful and influential the Chicago Tribune newspaper once was, the Chicago Architecture Blog presents: Chicago Brick of the Day. Today’s brick is from: A battlefield in Trenton, New Jersey; possibly from the Battle of Trenton . Each day we’ll show a photograph of a rock, brick, or other...

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Slice of Life: No Window Unsmashed

A pair of industrial facilities lie derelict on Chicago’s South Side.  Between the two of them, only one window remains intact.  The silos at 2860 South Damen Avenue were built in the...

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