Image ID
DN-0004876
Headline
City Hall building during the construction of the new City Hall and Courthouse
Date Depicted
1907
Date Created
1907
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0004876, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2904
Max Pixels - Width
4118
KEYWORDS
City Hall and County Building (Chicago, Ill., 1882/85-1906/08)
Drake Fountain (Chicago, Ill.)
City & town halls
Building construction
Illinois
Chicago (Ill.)
Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Clark Street (Chicago, Ill.)
1900-1909
Washington Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Exterior views
Dry plate negatives
Gelatin dry plate negatives
Fountains
City Hall and County Building (Chicago, Ill., 1906/09-)
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
LaSalle Street (Chicago, Ill.)
1960.784
city hall building during the construction of the new city hall and courthouse

Exterior view of the City Hall building in 1907 seen from North LaSalle and West Washington Streets in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, after the demolition of the formerly adjacent County Building. The new City Hall and Courthouse building, still under construction, is visible in the background. The Drake Fountain is visible on the sidewalk between North LaSalle Street and the City Hall building.

Exterior view of the City Hall building in 1907 seen from North LaSalle and West Washington Streets in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois, after the demolition of the formerly adjacent County Building. The new City Hall and Courthouse building, still under construction, is visible in the background. The Drake Fountain is visible on the sidewalk between North LaSalle Street and the City Hall building.

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