Image ID
HB-15188-B
Headline
Algonquin Apartments
Date Depicted
September 29, 1952
Date Created
September 29, 1952
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-15188-B, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7315
Max Pixels - Width
5936
KEYWORDS
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Mies van der Rohe
Algonquin Apartments
apartment houses
high-rise apartment buildings
Kenwood (Chicago, Ill.)
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algonquin apartments

Exterior views show buildings of the Algonquin Apartments complex constructed at 1606 East Hyde Park Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois, and designed by Mies van der Rohe. Other buildings in the area also are named for American Indian cultures and the area was called Indian Village in the 1950's.

Exterior views show buildings of the Algonquin Apartments complex constructed at 1606 East Hyde Park Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois, and designed by Mies van der Rohe. Other buildings in the area also are named for American Indian cultures and the area was called Indian Village in the 1950's.