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Brooks Extension 1

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Identification

Brooks Extension 1
ABLA Homes, Robert Brooks Homes 1
102633

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Structure in General

high-rise building
demolished [destroyed]
concrete
brick
concrete
applied masonry
light brown dark red
modernism

Usages

public housing

Facts

  • The Brooks Homes, the "B" in the "ABLA" Homes complex, are named after Robert Brooks, the first African-American land casualty of World War II. Private Brooks, a member of General Douglas MacArthur's forces, was killed in the Philippines on December 8 1941.

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Location

1111 West Roosevelt Road
1200 South Blue Island Avenue
1111 West Roosevelt Road
60608
ABLA Homes
Near West Side
Downtown
Chicago
Illinois
U.S.A.

Technical Data

185.45 ft
16
1960
1961
2001
$1,728,000

Involved Companies

Mielke & Smith

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