A Fire Station Repurposed

A few weeks ago, we featured a building in Cabrini Green that was one of the old Chicago Fire Insurance Patrol buildings.  The Fire Insurance Patrols were the predecessors of today’s Chicago Fire Department. While a lot of these old buildings are gone, a number of them remain scattered around the city.  This one has been repurposed into a classroom building for the Old Saint Patrick’s campus of the Francis Xavier Warde...

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