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7th District Police Station
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943 - 949 W Maxwell St
A M Rothschild and Company Store
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333 S State St E Van Buren St
Abraham Groesbeck House
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1304 W Washington Blvd
Adler Planetarium
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1300 S Lake Shore Dr
Albert F Madlener House
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4 W Burton St
Alinea
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Allan Miller House
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7121 S Paxton Ave
Alta Vista Terrace Historic District
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Block bounded by W Byron, W Grace, N Kenmore, and N Seminary Sts
American Book Company Building
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320-34 E Cermak Rd
Anderson--Carlson Building
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2044-48 W Farwell Ave
Andersonville Commercial Historic District
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4900 - 5800 N Clark St
Ann Halsted House
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440 Belden St
Anton E Hanson House
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7610 S Ridgeland Ave
Armour Square
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Bounded by W 33rd St, W 34th Place, S Wells Ave and S Shields Ave
Art Institute of Chicago
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111 S Michigan Ave E Adams St
Arthur H Compton House
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5637 Woodlawn Ave
Astor Towers
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1300 N Astor St E Goethe St
Auditorium Building, Roosevelt University
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430 S Michigan Ave Congress St
Austin Historic District
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Roughly bounded by W Ohio St, N Waller, Parkside, W West End and N Mayfield Aves and W Corcoran Pl.
Austin Town Hall Park Historic District
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Roughly bounded by West Lake St, N Central Ave, N Parkside Ave, and West Race Ave
Automatic Electric Company Building
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1001 W Van Buren
AVR 661
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Calumet Harbor
Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre
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175 N State St
Balaban and Katz Uptown Theatre
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4814 - 4816 N Broadway
Belden Stratford Hotel
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2300 N Lincoln Park West
Belmont-Sheffield Trust and Savings Bank Building
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1001 W Belmont Ave and 3146 N Sheffield Ave
Belmonte Flats
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4257 - 4259 S Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, and 400-412 E 43rd St
Berger Park
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6205 - 47 N Sheridan Rd
Best Brewing Company of Chicago Building
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1315 - 1317 W Fletcher
BF Goodrich Company Showroom
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1925 S Michigan Ave
Biograph Theater Building
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2433 N Lincoln Ave
Bohemian National Cemetery
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Roughly bounded by Foster Ave, Pulaski Rd, Bryn Mawr Ave, and the approx. line of Central Park Ave
Boyce Building
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500 - 510 N Dearborn St
Brooks Building
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223 W Jackson Blvd
Bryan Lathrop House
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120 E Bellevue Pl
Bryn Mawr Avenue Historic District
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Bryn Mawr Ave From Sheridan Rd to Broadway
Buckingham Building
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59 67 E Van Buren St
Buena Park Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Graceland Cemetery, Marine Drive, Irving Park Road, and Montrose Ave
Building at 14--16 Pearson Street
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14 - 16 Pearson St
Building at 257 East Delaware
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257 E Delaware
Building at 399 West Fullerton Parkway
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399 W Fullerton Ave
Building at 5510 North Sheridan
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5510 N Sheridan Rd
Building at 900 West Lake Street
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900 W Lake St
Buildings at 860--880 Lake Shore Drive
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860 - 880 Lake Shore Drive
Burlingham Building
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104 W Oak St
Calumet Fisheries
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3259 E 95th St
Calumet Park
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9801 S Avenue G
Calumet Plant, R R Donnelly and Sons Company
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350 E 22nd St
Carl Sandburg House
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4646 N Hermitage Ave Between Leland Ave and Wilson Ave
Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company
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1 S State St
Castlewood Terrace
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819 - 959 W Castlewood Terr
Central Park Theater
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3531-39 - W Roosevelt Rd
Chapin and Gore Building
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63 E Adams St
Charles Hitchcock Hall
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1009 E 57th St
Charles N Loucks House
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3926 N Keeler Ave
Chicago and North Western Railroad Depot
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6088 North Northwest Hwy
Chicago and North Western Railway Power House
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211 N Clinton St
Chicago Avenue Water Tower and Pumping Station
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Both sides N Michigan Ave Between E Chicago St and E Pearson St
Chicago Beach Hotel
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5100 - 5110 S Cornell Ave
Chicago Bee Building
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3647 - 3655 S State Ave
Chicago Board of Trade Building
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141 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago Club
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81 E Van Buren St
Chicago Cultural Center
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78 E Washington St N Michigan Ave
Chicago Defender Building
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3435 S Indiana Ave
Chicago Federal Center
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Entire block bounded by Dearborn, Jackson, Clark and Adams and the contiguous half-block E. of Dearborn
Chicago Harbor Lighthouse
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N Breakwater
Chicago Lakefront Trail
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Chicago Savings Bank Building
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7 W Madison St
Chicago Stock Exchange Building
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30 N LaSalle St
Chicago Telephone Company Kedzie Exchange
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17 S Homan Ave
Chicago Union Station
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S Riverside Plaza S Canal St, W Adams St, W Jackson Blvd
Chicago Varnish Company Building
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33 W Kinzie St
Church of the Epiphany
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201 S Ashland Ave
Clarence Darrow House
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4219 S Vincennes
Coca Cola Company Building
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1322 - 1336 S Wabash Ave
Columbus Park
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500 S Central Ave
Columbus Park
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Bounded by W Adams Street, S Central Avenue, Eisenhower Expressway, and S Austin Boulevard
Comiskey Park
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324 W 35th St
Continental and Commercial National Bank
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208 S LaSalle S
Conway Building
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111 W Washington St
Cook County Criminal Court Building
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54 W Hubbard St
Cook County Criminal Courthouse
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2650 S California Ave W 26th St
Cook County Hospital Administration Building
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1835 W Harrison St
Cornell Square
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1809 W 50th St
Cotton Exchange Building
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Old Hall St
Crane Company Building
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836 S Michigan Ave
Curt Teich and Company Building
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1733-55 W Irving Park Rd
Davis Square
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Roughly bounded by W 44th St, W, 45th St, S Marshfield Ave and S Hemitage Ave
Dawson Brothers Plant
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517 - 519 N Halsted St
Dearborn Station
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47 W Polk St
Delaware Building
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36 W Randolph St
Douglas Tomb State Memorial
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636 E State St
Dr Daniel Hale Williams House
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445 E 42nd St
Drake Hotel
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140 E Walton St
Du Sable, Jean Baptiste Point, Homesite
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401 N Michigan Ave
East Park Towers
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5236 - 5252 S Hyde Park Blvd
East Ravenswood Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Lawrence Ave, Clark St, Irving Park Rd and Ravenswood St
East Village Historic District
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Bounded by Division St and Chicago, Hermitage and Damen Aves
Edgewater Beach Apartments
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5555 N Sheridan Rd
Edison Park
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6755 N Northwest Hwy
Eighth Regiment Armory
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3533 S Giles Ave
Emil Bach House
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7415 N Sheridan Rd
Emmel Building
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1357 N Wells St
Epworth Methodist Episcopal Church
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5253 N Kenmore Ave
Eugene Field Park
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5100 N Ridgeway Ave
Fairbanks, Morse and Company Building
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900 S Wabash Ave
Falconer Bungalow Historic District
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Roughly bounded by W Wellington Ave, N Lamon Ave, N Laramie Ave, and the alley N of W Diversey Ave
Field Museum of Natural History
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1400 S Lake Shore Dr E Roosevelt Rd
Field, Marshall, Garden Apartments
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1336 - 1452 Sedgwick St, 1337--1453 Hudson Ave, 400--424 Evergreen St and 401--425 Blackhawk St
First Congregational Church of Austin
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5701 W Midway Pl
First Presbyterian Church of Chicago
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6400 S Kimbark Ave
Fisher Building
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343 S Dearborn St W Van Buren St
Flamingo-On-The-Lake Apartments
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5500 - 5520 S Shore Dr
Fort Dearborn Hotel
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401 S LaSalle St
Four Nineteen Building
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419 E 83rd St
Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago
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126 E Chestnut St
Francis J Dewes House
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503 W Wrightwood Ave
Francisco Terrace Apartmnets
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253 - 261 N francisco Ave
Frank R Lillie House
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5801 Kenwood Ave
Frederick C Robie House
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  • US NTHS
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5757 S Woodlawn Ave E 58th St
Fuller Park
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331 W 45th St
Gage Group--Ascher, Keith, and Gage Buildings
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18 - 30 S Michigan Ave
Garden Homes Historic District
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Roughly bounded by S Wabash Ave, E. 87th St, S Indiana Ave and E. 89ths
Garfield Park
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100 N Central Park Ave
Gauler, John, Houses
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5917 - 5921 N Magnolia Ave
Germania Club
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108 W Germania Pl N Clark St
Gold Coast Historic District
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Roughly bounded by North Ave, Lake Shore Dr, Clark and Oak Sts
Goldblatt Bros Department Store
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4700 S Ashland Ave
Graceland Cemetery
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4001 N Clark St
Grand Central Passenger Station
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S Wells and Harrison
Grand Crossing Park
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7655 S Ingleside Ave
Grant Park
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Roughly, From the Chicago R. to E. McFetridge Dr at Lake Michigan
Guyon Hotel
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4000 W Washington Blvd
Hamilton Park
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513 W 72nd St
Harold Washington Library
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400 S State St W Congress Pkwy
Harriet F Rees House
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2017 S Prairie Ave
Henry B Clarke House
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1827 S Indiana Ave
Henry E Legler Regional Branch of the Chicago Public Library
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115 S Pulaski Rd
Hermitage Apartments
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4606 N Hermitage Ave
Holy Name Cathedral
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735 N State St E Superior St
Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Cathedral and Rectory
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1117 - 1127 N Leavitt
Home Bank and Trust Company
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1200 N Ashland Ave
Hotel Del Prado
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5307 S Hyde Park Blvd
Hotel St Benedict Flats
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40, 42, 50 E Chicago Ave, 801 N Wabash Ave
Hotel Windermere East
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1642 E 56th St
Hull House
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800 S Halsted St
Humboldt Park
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Roughly bounded by N Sacramento and Augusta Blvds., and N Kedzie, North and N California Aves and W Division St
Hyde Park-Kenwood Historic District
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Roughly bounded by 47th and 59th Sts, Cottage Groves and Lake Park Aves
Hyde Park-Kenwood Historic District - E 49th St
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821-829 and 816 - 826 E 49th St
Hyde Park-Kenwood Historic District - E 52nd St
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825-833 and 837 - 849 E 52nd St
IBM Building
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330 N Wabash
Ida B Wells-Barnett House
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3624 S Martin Luther King Dr
Illinois Athletic Club
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112 S Michigan Ave
Illinois Institute of Technology Academic Campus
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Roughly bounded by 31st St, State St, 325th St and the Dan Ryan Expressway
Immaculata High School
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600 W Irving Park Rd
Independence Park
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3945 N Springfield Ave
Indian Boundary Park
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2500 W Lunt
Inland Steel Building
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30 W Monroe St
International Tailoring Company Building
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847 W Jackson Blvd
Isadore H Heller House
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5132 S Woodland Ave
Jackson Park Historic Landscape District and Midway Plaisance
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Midway Plaisance Jackson and Washington Parks and Midway Plaisance roadway
Jackson Shore Apartments
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5490 S Shore Dr
Jacob A Riis Park
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6100 W Fullerton Ave
James Charnley House
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1365 N Astor St
James H Pearson House
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1513 W Adams St
Jefferson Park
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4822 N Long Ave
Jeffery--Cyril Historic District
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7146-7148, 7128 - 7138 Cyril Ave, 7144--7148, 7147 and 7130 S Jeffrey Blvd, and 1966--1974 E Seventy-First Pl
Jennie Foley Building
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626 - 628 S Racine Ave
Jewelers' Building
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15 - 19 S Wabash Ave
Jewish People's Institute
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3500 W Douglas Blvd
John G Shedd Aquarium
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1200 S Lake Shore Dr
John J Glessner House
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1800 S Prairie Ave
John R Thompson's Restaurant Site
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N State St W Randolph St
John W Griffiths Mansion
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3806 S Michigan Ave
Jordan Building
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3529 - 3549 S State St
Kehilath Anshe Ma'ariv Synagogue
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3301 S Indiana Ave
Kenwood Evangelical Church
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4600 - 4608 S Greenwood Ave
Krause Music Store
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4611 N Lincoln Ave
Lake-Side Terrace Apartments
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7425 - 7427 S Shore Dr
Lakeside Press Building
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731 S Plymouth Ct
Lakeview Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Wrightwood, Lakeview, Sheridan, Belmont, Halsted, Wellington, Racine, and George Sts
Lakeview Historic District (Boundary Increase)
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701, 705, 711, 715--717, 721, 733--735, 737 and 739 Belmont Ave, 3162 and 3164 N Orchard, and 3171 Halsted Sts
Lakewood Balmoral Historic District
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Bounded by Magnolia, Wayne, Foster, and Bryn Mawr Aves
Leiter I Building
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200 - 208 W Monroe St
Leiter II Building
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S State and E Congress Sts NE corner
Liberty Life-Supreme Life Insurance
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3501 N Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Lincoln Park
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2045 Lincoln Park W
Lincoln Park Lily Pool
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Fullerton Drive Between Cannon and Stockton Drives in Lincoln Park
Lincoln Park, South Pond Refectory
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2021 N Stockton Dr
Lindemann and Hoverson Company Showroom and Warehouse
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2620 W Washington Blvd
Logan Square Boulevards Historic District
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Logan Sq W Logan Blvd, N Kedzie Blvd, Palmer Sq and N Humbolt Blvd
Loop Retail Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Lake St, Wabash Ave, Congress Parkway, and State St
Lorado Taft Midway Studios
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6016 S Ingleside Ave
Lou Mitchell's Restaurant
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565 W Jackson Blvd
Ludington Building
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1104 S Wabash Ave
Lumber Exchange Building and Tower Addition
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11 S LaSalle S
Malden Towers
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4521 N Malden St
Mandel Brothers Warehouse Building
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3254 N Halsted St
Manhattan Building
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431 S Dearborn St W Congress Pkwy
Manor House
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1021 - 1029 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Marina City
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Marquette Building
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140 S Dearborn St
Marshall Field Company Store
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111 N State St
Marshall Field Jr House
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1919 S Prairie Ave N of E Cullerton St
Maxwell Street Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Roosevelt Rd, Liberty and Maxwell Sts, Union St, and the rear alley of Halsted St
Maxwell--Briscoe Automobile Company Showroom
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1737 S Michigan Ave
Mayfair Apartments
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1650 - 1666 E 56th St
Maynard, Isaac N, Rowhouses
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119,121 , 123 W Delaware Place
McCarthy Building
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Washington and Dearborn Sts
McClurg Building
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218 S Wabash Ave
Meekerville Historic District
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303 Barry Ave, 325,303-341,344 Wellington Ave, 340 Oakdale Ave
Michigan-Wacker Historic District
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N Michigan Ave and E Wacker Dr Environs
Midwest Athletic Club
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6 N Hamlin Ave
Monadock Building
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  • 1001 Bldg
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53 W Jackson Blvd S Dearborn St
Montgomery Ward Company Complex
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619 W Chicago Ave
Motor Row Historic District
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Roughly bounded by 22nd St, Indiana St, 24th Place, and Wabash St
Mundelein College Skyscraper Building
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6363 N Sheridan Rd
Municipal Courts Building
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116 S Michigan Ave
Municipal Pier
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200 Streeter Dr
Museum of Science and Industry
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5700 S Lake Shore Dr Jackson Park
New Masonic Building and Oriental Theater
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20 W Randolph St
New Michigan Hotel
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2135 S Michigan Ave
Noble-Seymour-Crippen House
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5622 5624 N Newark Ave
North Mayfair Bungalow Historic District
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Roughly bounded by W Foster Ave, N Pulaski Rd, N Kilbourn Ave, and W Lawrence Ave
North Wells Street Historic District
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1240 - 1260 N Wells St
Northwestern Terra Cotta Company Building
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1701 - 1711 W Terra Cotta Pl
Norwood Park Historical District
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Roughly bounded by Harlem Ave, Nagle Ave, Bryn Mawr Ave, and Avondale St
Notre Dame de Chicago
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1338 W Flournoy St
Old Chicago Historical Society Building
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632 N Dearborn St Ontario St
Old Colony Buildings
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407 S Dearborn St
Old Main Building
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3235 W Foster Ave North Park College Campus
Old Stone Gate of Chicago Union Stockyards
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Exchange Ave
Old Town Triangle Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Armitage and North Aves, Clark and Mohawk Sts
Oliver Building
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159 N Dearborn St
One LaSalle Street Building
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1 N LaSalle St
Orchestra Hall
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220 S Michigan Ave
Oscar Stanton De Priest House
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4536 - 4538 S Dr Martin Luther King, Jr Dr
Otis Elevator Company Factory Building
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1435 W 15th St and 1501 S Laflin St
Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica
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3121 W Jackson Blvd S Albany Ave
Overton Hygienic Building
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3619 - 3627 S State St
Page Brothers Building
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Lake and State Sts SE corner
Palmer Park
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201 E 111th St
Palmolive Building
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919 N Michigan Ave
Patrick J King House
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3234 W Washington Blvd
Pattington Apartments
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660 - 700 Irving Park Rd
Peoples Gas Building
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122 S Michigan Ave
Pilsen Historic District
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Roughly bounded by W 16th St, W Cermak Rd, S Halsted St and S Western Ave
Pine Grove District
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2800 N Pine Grove Ave
Poinsetta Apartments
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5528 S Hyde Park Blvd
Pontiac Building
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542 S Dearborn St
Portage Park
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4100 N Long Ave
Prairie Avenue District
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Prairie Ave
Produce Terminal Cold Storage Company Building
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1550 South Blue Island Av.
Promontory Apartments
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5530 - 5532 S Shore Dr
Pulaski Park and Fieldhouse
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1419 W Blackhawk St
Pullman Historic District
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Bounded by 103rd St, C SS and SB Railroad spur tracks, 115th St and Cottage Grove Ave
Quigley Preparatory Seminary
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103 E Chestnut St
Quinn Chapel of the AME Church
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2401 S Wabash Ave
Railway Exchange Building
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80 E Jackson Blvd and 224 S Michigan Ave
Ravenswood Manor Historic District
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Between Sacramento Ave, N branch of the Chicago river, and alleys S of Lawrence Ave and N of Montrose Ave
Raymond M Hilliard Center Historic District
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Jct of Cermak Rd and S State St
Reebie Moving and Storage Company
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2325 - 2333 N Clark St
Reese, Michael Hospital Campus
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Roughly bounded by 26th St, Cottage Grove, Vernon Avenues, 31st St, and the Illinois Central Railroad Tracks
Reid House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2013 S Prairie Ave
Reid Murdoch Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
325 N LaSalle St
Reliance Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
32 N State St W Washington St
Renaissance Blackstone Hotel
  • Lodging
  • Sight
  • NRHP
636 S Michigan Ave E Balbo Ave
Ridge Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by RR tracks, 87th, Prospects, Homewood, 115th, Lothair, Hamilton, and Western Sts
Robert A Millikan House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
5605 Woodlawn Ave
Robert S Abbott House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
4742 S Martin Luther King, Jr Dr
Roche, Martin--John Tait House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3614 S Martin Luther King Dr
Rogers Park Manor Bungalow Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by W Lunt Ave, N Western Ave, both sides of W Farwell ave. and N California Ave
Roloson, Robert, Houses
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3213 - 3219 Calumet Ave
Rookery Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
  • AIA Fav
209 S LaSalle St
Room 405, George Herbert Jones Laboratory, The University of Chicago
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
S Ellis Ave Between E 57th St and 58th St
Ropp-Grabill House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4132 N Keeler Ave
Rosehill Cemetery Administration Building and Entry Gate
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5600 N Ravenswood Ave
Rosenwald Apartment Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
47th St and Michigan Ave
Sacred Heart Mission Church
  • Sight
11652 S Church St
Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Church
  • Sight
8235 S South Shore Dr E 83rd St
Samuel Nickerson House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
40 E Erie
Sauganash Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Lemont and Keating Aves, Chicago and Northwestern Railway and the alley to the east of Kilbourn Ave
Schoenhofen Brewery Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by 16th, 18th, Canal, and Clinton Sts
Schorsch Irving Park Gardens Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Grace St, Patterson Ave, N Austin Ave, and N Melvena Ave
Schulze Baking Company Plant
  • Sight
  • NRHP
40 E Garfield Blvd
Scoville Building
  • Lost
619 - 631 W Washington Blvd
Sears, Roebuck and Company Complex
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
925 S Homan Ave
Second Presbyterian Church
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1936 S Michigan Ave
Seth Warner House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
631 N Central Ave
Shedd Park Fieldhouse
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3660 W 23rd St
Sheffield Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Bounded roughly by Fullerton, Lincoln, Larabee, Dickens, Burlin, Wisconsin, Clayburn, Lakewood, Belder, and Southport
Sheffield Historic District (Boundary Increase II)
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by W Altgeld St, N Lakewood, N Fullerton, and N Southport Aves
Sheffield Historic District (Boundary Increase III)
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by W Wisconsin St and Armitage Ave, N Howe and N Halsted Sts, N Willow St, and N Kenmore Ave
Sheffield Historic District (Boundary Increase)
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Montana, Altgeld Sts, and Southport Ave
Sheridan Park Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Lawrence, Racine, and Montrose Aves, and Clark St
Sheridan Plaza Hotel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4601 - 4613 N Sheridan Rd
Sherman Park
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Bounded by W 52nd St, Racine Ave, Garfield Blvd., and Loomis St
Shoreland Hotel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5450 - 5484 S Shore Dr
Silversmith Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
10 S Wabash Ave
Singer Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
120 S State St
Site of the First Self-Sustaining Nuclear Reaction
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
S Ellis Ave Between E 56th St and 57th St
Smith, J P, Shoe Company Plant
  • Sight
  • NRHP
671 - 699 N Sangamon Ave and 901--921 W Huron St
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
  • Lodging
  • Sight
  • AIA Fav
20 E Chestnut St N Wabash Ave
Soldier Field
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
1410 S Museum Campus Dr
Somerset Hotel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1152 1154 S Wabash Ave
South Dearborn Street--Printing House Row Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
343, 407, 431 S Dearborn St and 53 W Jackson Blvd
South Loop Printing House District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Taylor, Polk, Wells, Congress and State Sts
South Park Manor Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by S King Dr, S State St, 75th St and 79th St
South Shore Beach Apartments
  • Sight
  • NRHP
7321 S Shore Dr
South Shore Bungalow Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Bounded roughly by S Crandon Ave on the E., E. 78th St on the S, S Clyde Ave on the W, E. 75th St on the N
South Shore Country Club
  • Sight
  • NRHP
71st St and S Shore Dr
South Water Market
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Bounded by 14th Place, the 16th St rail embankment, Racine Ave, and Morgan St
Spiegel Office Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1038 W 35th St
SR Crown Hall
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3360 S State St
St Ignatius College
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1076 W Roosevelt Rd
St Luke's Hospital Complex
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1435 S Michigan Ave, 1400 Block S Indiana Ave
St Matthew Evangelical Lutheran School
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2101 - 2107 W 21st St
St Patrick's Roman Catholic Church
  • Sight
  • NRHP
718 W Adams St
St Stanislaus Kostka Church
  • Sight
  • PRHP
1351 W Evergreen Ave
St Thomas Church and Convent
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5472 S Kimbark Ave
Steinway Hall site
  • Lost
64 E Van Buren St
Story-Camp Rowhouses
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1526 - 1528 W Monroe St
Studebaker Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
410 - 418 S Michigan Ave
Sunset Cafe building
  • Sight
315 E 35th St
Swedish American Telephone Company Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5235 - 5257 N Ravenswood
Swedish Club of Chicago
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1258 N LaSalle St
Swift House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4500 S Michigan Ave
Sydney Kent House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2944 S Michigan Ave
Talman West Ridge Bungalow Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
bounded roughly by N Campbell Ave, W Devon Ave, N Fairfield Ave, and W Pratt Ave
The Aquitania
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5000 Marine Dr
The Berghoff
  • JBF AC
14 W Adams St
The Episcopal Church of the Atonement and Parish House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5751 N Kenmore Ave
The Narragansett
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1640 E 50th St
The Steuben Club
  • Sight
  • NRHP
188 W Randolph St
The Yale
  • Sight
  • NRHP
6565 S Yale Ave
Theurer-Wrigley House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2466 N Lakeview Ave W Arlington Pl
Thomson and Taylor Spice Company Building
  • Sight
  • PRHP
500 West Cermak Rd
Tom Tom Tamale and Bakery Company
4750 S Washtenaw Ave S of W 47th St
Tree Studio Building and Annexes
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4 E Ohio St
Tri-Taylor Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Claremont, Harrison, Oakley, Polk, Ogden, and Roosevelt Rds.
Tri-Taylor Historic District (Boundary Increase)
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded on the N by Oakley, Harrison and Claremont Sts and on the SE by Taylor and Oakley Sts
Trumbull Park
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2400 E 105th St
Trustees System Service Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
201 N Wells St
Tufano's Vernon Park Tap
  • JBF AC
1073 W Vernon Park Pl
Union Park Congregational Church and Carpenter Chapel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1613 W Washington Blvd
Union Park Hotel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1519 - 1521 W Warren Blvd
United Airlines Terminal O'Hare Airport
  • Sight
  • 1001 Bldg
United States Post Office--Chicago
  • Sight
  • NRHP
433 W Van Buren St
Unity Building
  • Sight
127 N Dearborn St
Unity Hall
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3140 S Indiana Ave
University Apartments
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1401 and 1451 E 55th St1401 and 1450 E 55th Place
Uptown Broadway Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4703 - 4715 N Broadway
Uptown Square Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly along Lawrence Ave, and Broadway
USS SILVERSIDES (SS 236) National Historic Landmark
  • Sight
  • NRHP
  • NHL
S side of Navy Pier
Vassar Swiss Underwear Company Building
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2545 W Diversey Ave
Victory Sculpture
  • Sight
  • NRHP
S Martin Luther King Dr S of E 35th St
Villa Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Avondale, W Addison, N 40th and N Hamlin Aves
Villa Historic District (Boundary Increase)
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3948-3952 and 3949 - 3953 W Waveland Ave
Virgin Hotels Chicago
  • Lodging
  • Sight
203 N Wabash Ave E Lake St
Wabash Avenue YMCA
  • Sight
  • NRHP
3763 S Wabash Ave
Walt Disney Birthplace
  • Sight
  • PRHP
2156 N Tripp Ave W Palmer St
Washington Park
  • Sight
  • NRHP
5531 S King Dr
Washington Square Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Washington Square N Dearborn St, from W Walton St to W Chicago Ave
Washington Square Park
  • Sight
  • NRHP
901 N Clark St
West Argyle Street Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by N Sheridan Rd, W Ainslie St, N Broadway, and W Winona St
West Burton Place Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
143 - 161 W Burton Pl
West Chatham Bungalow Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Bounded roughly by S Perry Ave (E), 82nd St (S), S Stewart Ave (W), and W 79th St (N)
West Jackson Boulevard District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Laflin, Ashland, Adams, and Van Buren Sts
West Town State Bank Building
  • Sight
2400 W Madison St
Western Methodist Book Concern Building
  • Sight
12 W Washington St
Wheeler-Kohn House
  • Lodging
  • Sight
  • NRHP
2018 S Calumet Ave E 21st St
Wicker Park Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Roughly bounded by Wood, Crystal and N Caton Sts, Claremont and North Aves
William W Kimball House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1801 S Prairie Ave
William Waller House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
1012 N Dearborn St
Willis Tower
  • Sight
  • 1001 Bldg
Wooden Alley
  • Sight
  • NRHP
Wooden Alley Between N Astor St and N State St
Wrightwood Bungalow Historic District
  • Sight
  • NRHP
4600 and 4700 Blks W Wrightwood Ave
Wrigley Field
  • Sight
  • NHL
  • AIA Fav
  • 1001 Hist
1060 W Addison St N Clark St
YMCA Hotel
  • Sight
  • NRHP
820 - 828 S Wabash Ave E 8th St
Yondorf Block and Hall
  • Sight
  • NRHP
758 W North Ave

Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1871/10/08 The Great Chicago Fire ignites in the O'Leary barn at 137 DeKoven St (now 558 W DeKoven St, near S Jefferson and W Taylor St, the home of the "Pillar of Fire" sculpture and the Chicago Fire academy) Great Chicago Fire
1893/05/01 Grover Cleveland Dignitary World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago opens with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Festival Hall World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago
1893/05/01 Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr Poet World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago opens with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Festival Hall World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago
1893/05/01 Burnham and Root Architect World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago opens with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Festival Hall World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago
1921/00/00 Nelson Algren Home Nelson Algren lives at 4834 N Troy in Chicago's Albany Park neighborhood from age 12 until he went to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
1958/03/31 Chuck Berry Performer, Songwriter "Johnny B Goode" is released. Recorded 6 January 1958, Chess Studios, Chicago, Illinois. Johnny B Goode

Eat and Drink »

FoodTypeDescription
FoodTypeDescription
Chicago Deep-Dish Pizza Chicago Classic since the 1930s
Chicago Dog A Chicago Classic
Italian Beef



Data »

Particulars for Chicago:
Locale Type City
Locale Type Metropolis



Vicinage »

VicinageTypeAsNotedIn
Brighton Park Neighborhood
Douglas Neighborhood
East Garfield Park Neighborhood
Grand Boulevard Neighborhood
Hermosa Neighborhood
Hyde Park Neighborhood
Kenwood Neighborhood
Lake View Neighborhood
Lincoln Park Neighborhood
Near North Side Neighborhood
Near South Side Neighborhood
Near Westside Neighborhood
New City Neighborhood
Old Town Neighborhood
Pullman Neighborhood
Ravenswood Neighborhood
The Loop Neighborhood
Washington Neighborhood

Creative Works »

WorkTypeAsNotedInCreatorNote
A Boy's Own Story Book Edmund White
Chicago Poem
Carl Sandburg
Chicago Film "Chicago" is set in Chicago, 1924
Dangling Man Book Saul Bellow
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Film John Hughes Film Location
Herzog Book Saul Bellow
Humboldt's Gift Book Saul Bellow
Native Son Book Richard Wright
Risky Business Film Joel sees Lana near The Drake Hotel, 140 E Walton Pl. Guido chases Joel along N Michigan Ave and E Lake Shore Dr. Joel heads to Belmont Harbor 3600 Recreation Dr, Chicago.
Scarface: The Shame of a Nation Film Howard Hawks Scarface is set on the South Side of Chicago, 1920s
Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America's Soul Book
Karen Abbott Sin in the Second City takes place in Chicago's Levee district, 1900 to 1911
Sister Carrie Book Theodore Dreiser
Somebody in Boots Book
Nelson Algren "Somebody in Boots" is set in Chicago during the 1933-1934 World's Fair
The "Genius" Book
Theodore Dreiser
The Adventures of Augie March Book Saul Bellow
The Jungle Book Upton Sinclair
The Man Who Knew Coolidge Book
Sinclair Lewis Setting
The Man with the Golden Arm Book Nelson Algren The Man with the Golden Arm is set in Chicago's West Town, 1946-1948, Frankie lives in an apartment at 1860 W Division St
The Man with the Golden Arm Film Otto Preminger Frank Sinatra The Man with the Golden Arm is set in Chicago's West Town, 1946-1948, Frankie lives in an apartment at 1860 W Division St
The Moviegoer Book Walker Percy Binx Bolling heads to Chicago.
The Pit: A Story of Chicago Book
Frank Norris
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui Play Bertolt Brecht The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui is set in Chicago
The Sting Film George Roy Hill "The Sting" is set in Chicago, September 1936.
The Titan Book
Theodore Dreiser
The Untouchables Film Brian De Palma Set in Prohibition Chicago, Film Location

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