Image ID
HB-05327-C
Headline
Night view of Palmolive Building with lit beacon and fountain
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-C, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
8502
Max Pixels - Width
11454
KEYWORDS
Hedrich-Blessing
Chicago (Ill.)
buildings
architecture
built environment
Lake Michigan
Palmolive Building (Chicago, Ill.)
skylines
beacons
Holabird & Root
Ross Browne & Fleming
Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Company
Playboy Building (Chicago, Ill.)
night views
hb05327c
night view of palmolive building with lit beacon and fountain

Exterior night view of the Palmolive Building taken from across the lake, showing its lit beacon pointing toward a fountain on Lake Michigan, in Chicago, Illinois, July 11, 1939. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root and for Ross, Browne & Fleming

Exterior night view of the Palmolive Building taken from across the lake, showing its lit beacon pointing toward a fountain on Lake Michigan, in Chicago, Illinois, July 11, 1939. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root and for Ross, Browne & Fleming