More Pix Inside Chicago’s Only Egyptian Revival Building
Oct28

More Pix Inside Chicago’s Only Egyptian Revival Building

Two months ago we brought you the good news that the lobby of the Reebie Storage Building at 2325 North Clark Street was being renovated, preserving its exquisite Egyptian Revival architecture. Now we’ve got a few post-renovation photographs to share with you. The Lincoln Park building was renovated because the New Elephant Resale Shop moved in to part of the lobby space. The store opened in September, and manager Heidi Olson...

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Lincoln Park Architectural Gem Will Let You Shop Like an Egyptian
Aug23

Lincoln Park Architectural Gem Will Let You Shop Like an Egyptian

  You will soon have a chance to admire Chicago’s favorite Egyptian Revival building like never before. The Reebie Storage Building at 2325 North Clark Street in Lincoln Park has been turning heads since it opened in 1922. The warehouse was designed by George Kingsley, and its ornamentation executed by Fritz Albert. For those of you who don’t read a lot of inter-war novels or watch a lot of Antiques Roadshow on PBS or...

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