Week Links: May 18, 2012
May18

Week Links: May 18, 2012

The Prairie Avenue District is going to get a brand new mansion to go with all the historic mansions down there.  It’s going to be 13,000 square feet on the same block as the Marshall Field, Junior mansion (1919 South Prairie Avenue).  Crains Chicago Business has the scoop. The new CTA Green Line station at North Morgan Street is now open.  This means better access to the West Loop, West Town, the Fulton River District and the...

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Even More Building Updates
Jan08

Even More Building Updates

We’ve added more buildings to our ever-growing catalog of Chicago architecture.  We now have 1,297 items online at Chicago Architecture Info.  Here are the latest additions, mostly from the Gold Coast and the Prairie Avenue District: 213 East Cullerton 215 East Cullerton 217 East Cullerton 221 East Cullerton 1921 South Prairie 2001 South Calumet The Long Grove House The Reid House The American Book Company Building The Atwell...

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Three Lectures Upcoming in the Prairie Avenue District

Got this e-mail today from the people down at the Glessner House (1800 South Prairie Avenue).  It’s a list of their upcoming lectures.  Looks like good stuff. Winter and Spring Lectures . The Autobiography of Irving K. Pond Lecture by David Swan Wednesday February 24, 2010 at 7:00pm Irving K. Pond was a distinguished Chicago architect, author, gifted storyteller, and national president of the American Institute of Architects....

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Three Lectures Upcoming in the Prairie Avenue District

Got this e-mail today from the people down at the Glessner House (1800 South Prairie Avenue).  It’s a list of their upcoming lectures.  Looks like good stuff. Winter and Spring Lectures . The Autobiography of Irving K. Pond Lecture by David Swan Wednesday February 24, 2010 at 7:00pm Irving K. Pond was a distinguished Chicago architect, author, gifted storyteller, and national president of the American Institute of...

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New Book About Historic Chicago Architect Irving K. Pond

I got an e-mail flyer today from the good people down at the Glessner House Museum (1800 South Prairie Avenue) in the Prairie Avenue District.  They’re having a presentation February 24, 2010 at 7:00pm about a new book about Irving K. Pond, a prominent architect during the one of Chicago’s architectural heydays — the late 1800’s. Here’s the info they sent over: The Autobiography of Irving K. Pond...

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