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Chicago Stock Exchange Building

Identification

Chicago Stock Exchange Building
102667

Structure in General

high-rise building
demolished [destroyed]
chicago school

Usages

commercial office

Facts

  • The eminent architectural photographer Richard Nickel died while recording the building's demolition, when part of the structure collapsed on him.
  • The design, by architect Louis Sullivan, featured a strong cornice, projecting window bays, and an elaborately carved entrance archway.
  • The stenciled trading room was one of the architect's masterworks, and has been relocated to the Art Institute of Chicago.
  • The arch from the main entrance has also been preserved, and stands outside the Art Institute at Columbus & Monroe.
  • One of the classic works of early skyscraper design, with a highly textured and open façade.
  • Replaced by the 30 North LaSalle office building.

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Location

30 North LaSalle Street
155 West Washington Street
30 North LaSalle Street
60602
Loop
Downtown
Chicago
Illinois
U.S.A.

Technical Data

186.00 ft
186.00 ft
186.00 ft
172.51 ft
13
1893
1894
1972
$1,131,555

Involved Companies

Adler & Sullivan

Features & Amenities

  • City landmark
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