Image ID
HB-07327-A
Headline
Minerals and Metals Research Building
Date Created
March 17, 1943
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
HB-07327-A, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Horizon Bib. No.
7343
Max Pixels - Height
7500
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
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Ken Hedrich
Mies van der Rohe
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
built environment
interiors
hb07327a
minerals and metals research building

View of interior corner at the Minerals and Metals Research Building at 3350 South Federal Street, on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago (Ill.), designed by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Built in 1943, it was the first campus building designed by Mies. It was later known as IITRI Materials Technology Building. Photographed for Fuller, Smith & Ross and Architectural Forum by Ken Hedrich.

View of interior corner at the Minerals and Metals Research Building at 3350 South Federal Street, on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago (Ill.), designed by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Built in 1943, it was the first campus building designed by Mies. It was later known as IITRI Materials Technology Building. Photographed for Fuller, Smith & Ross and Architectural Forum by Ken Hedrich.

3/26/2007