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Chicago's North Michigan Avenue : planning and development, 1900-1930 / John W. Stamper
Bib ID 1087821
Format BookBook
Author
Stamper, John W
 
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Description Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1991 
xxv, 318 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0226770850
Series

Chicago architecture and urbanism

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Early Development of Michigan Avenue and Pine Street McCormickville, Streeterville, and the Gold Coast
  • 1. The Urban Imperative: Planning and Public Improvements
  • Early Plans for a North-South Connecting Link
  • Daniel Burnham and the 1990 Plan of Chicago
  • Publicizing the Plan
  • The Widening of North Michigan Avenue
  • The North Central Business District Association Plan
  • 2. Commercial Architecture of the Early 1920s
  • John Crerar Library
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-306) and index.

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Subjects Architecture -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.  |  City planning -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.  |  Michigan Avenue (Chicago, Ill.)  |  Chicago (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

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