Image ID
HB-03752-A
Headline
Aerial view of Palmolive Building at night lit in shape of cross
Date Depicted
December 24, 1936
Date Created
December 24, 1936
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-03752-A, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6600
Max Pixels - Width
5172
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
built environment
buildings
architecture
aerial views
skylines
holidays
Christmas
20%
Palmolive Building (Chicago, Ill.)
Holabird & Root
Ross Browne & Fleming
Christmas decorations
crosses
skyscrapers
holiday displays
cityscapes
religions
1991.505
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
hb03752a
aerial view of palmolive building at night lit in shape of cross

Aerial view of the Palmolive Building at night, lit from the interior in a cross configuration in celebration of Christmas Eve, in Chicago, Illinois, December 24, 1936. Probably photographed for architects Ross & Browne.

Aerial view of the Palmolive Building at night, lit from the interior in a cross configuration in celebration of Christmas Eve, in Chicago, Illinois, December 24, 1936. Probably photographed for architects Ross & Browne.