Image ID
HB-05327-A
Headline
Exterior night view of Palmolive Building with lightning
Date Depicted
July 11, 1939
Date Created
July 11, 1939
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-05327-A, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
4138
Max Pixels - Width
7203
KEYWORDS
Hedrich-Blessing
Holabird & Root
hb05327a.tif
lightning
architecture
built environment
Palmolive Building (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
buildings
skylines
Ross Browne & Fleming
night views
Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Company
Playboy Building (Chicago, Ill.)
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exterior night view of palmolive building with lightning

Exterior nighttime view of the city skyline, centering on the Palmolive Building (with lit beacon), in the midst of a lightning storm, taken from across Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, July 11, 1939. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root and for Ross, Browne & Fleming.

Exterior nighttime view of the city skyline, centering on the Palmolive Building (with lit beacon), in the midst of a lightning storm, taken from across Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, July 11, 1939. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root and for Ross, Browne & Fleming.

3/26/2007