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American State Bank (added 2000 - - #00000951)
Also known as Berwyn National Bank
Cook County - 6801 Cermak Rd. , Berwyn
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: European, Economics, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Belmonte Flats (added 1998 - - #98000063)
Cook County - 4257-4259 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., and 400-412 E. 43rd St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Patton and Fisher
Architectural Style: Chicago, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Building at 14--16 Pearson Street (added 1980 - - #80001343)
Also known as 39-41 Pearson Street
Cook County - 14--16 Pearson Street , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Huber,Julius H.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Burlingham Building (added 1985 - - #85000264)
Also known as Henrotin Hospital Professional Building
Cook County - 104 W. Oak St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,Alfred
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Chicago Telephone Company Kedzie Exchange (added 2001 - - #01000594)
Also known as Wilhelm K. Roetgen Elementary School
Cook County - 17 S. Homan Ave. , Chicago
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pond, Allen B., Pond, Irving K.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Communications
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Communications Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cook County Criminal Court Building (added 1984 - - #84000281)
Also known as Board of Health Building
Cook County - 54 W. Hubbard St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Matz,Otto H.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cook County Hospital Administration Building (added 2006 - - #06001017)
Also known as Cook County Hospital
Cook County - 1835 W. Harrison St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Griffiths, John & Sons, Gerhardt, Sr., Paul
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture, Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: College, Hospital, Medical Business/Office, Research Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Crane Company Building (added 2002 - - #01001538)
Cook County - 836 S Michigan Ave. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Crane, Richard Teller Jr., et.al.
Area of Significance: Invention, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Dawson Brothers Plant (added 1985 - - #85000265)
Cook County - 517-519 N. Halsted St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hansen,Harold M., Zittel,Julius
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Des Plaines Theater (added 2003 - - #03001198)
Cook County - 1476 Miner St. , Des Plaines
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nissen, Ed, Betts & Holcomb
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Eighth Regiment Armory (added 1986 - - #86001096)
Cook County - 3533 S. Giles Ave. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Emmel Building (added 1984 - - #84000283)
Cook County - 1357 N. Wells St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Flat Iron Building (added 2003 - - #03000917)
Cook County - 1441-1449 Emerald Ave. , Chicago Heights
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Four Nineteen Building (added 1999 - - #99000973)
Cook County - 419 E. 83rd St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Francisco Terrace Apartmnets (added 1974 - - #73002260)
Cook County - 253--261 N. Francisco Ave. , Chicago
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Goldblatt Bros. Department Store (added 2006 - - #06001016)
Also known as Oppenheimer's, J., Department Store
Cook County - 4700 S. Ashland Ave. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Alschuler, Alfred S.,
Architectural Style: Chicago
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Gross Point Village Hall (added 1991 - - #91001001)
Cook County - 609 Ridge Rd. , Wilmette
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Correctional Facility, Fire Station
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Grossdale Station (added 1982 - - #82004912)
Also known as Brookfield's Old Prairie Avenue Railroad Station
Cook County - 8820 1/2 Brookfield Ave. , Brookfield
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Hangar 1, Naval Air Station--Glenview (added 1998 - - #98001357)
Also known as Naval Reserve Aviation Base Chicago (Glenview)
Cook County - 1901 Fourth St. , Glenview
(55 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Air Facility, Naval Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hofmann Tower (added 1978 - - #78001139)
Also known as Lyons Tower
Cook County - 3910 Barry Point Rd. , Lyons
(9 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

International Tailoring Company Building (added 2008 - - #07001474)
Cook County - 847 W. Jackson Blvd. , Chicago
(7 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mundie & Jensen
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

Masonic Temple Building (added 1992 - - #92000491)
Cook County - 200 S. 5th Ave. , Maywood
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Roberts,Eben Ezra
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

New Michigan Hotel (added 2002 - - #83003562)
Cook County - 2135 S. Michigan Ave. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Warren,Clinton
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Northwestern Terra Cotta Company Building (added 1989 - - #88003245)
Cook County - 1701--1711 W. Terra Cotta Pl. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Old Chicago Historical Society Building (added 1978 - - #78001126)
Also known as Chicago Historical Society Building
Cook County - 632 N. Dearborn St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cobb,Henry Ives
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Library, Museum
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Produce Terminal Cold Storage Company Building (added 2003 - - #03000538)
Cook County - 1550 South Blue Island Av. , Chicago
(15 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Henschien, H. Peter, McLaren, Robert J.
Architectural Style: Other, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Processing, Storage, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Roloson, Robert, Houses (added 1977 - - #77000479)
Cook County - 3213--3219 Calumet Ave. , Chicago
(3 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rothschild, A. M., & Company Store (added 1989 - - #89002025)
Also known as Davis Store;Goldblatt's Store
Cook County - 333 S. State St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Holabird & Roche
Architectural Style: Chicago, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Schoenhofen Brewery Historic District (added 1978 - - #78001128)
Also known as Peter Schoenhofen Brewery
Cook County - Roughly bounded by 16th, 18th, Canal, and Clinton Sts. , Chicago
(60 acres, 19 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Chicago
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Processing
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use

Sheridan Plaza Hotel (added 1980 - - #80001350)
Cook County - 4601--4613 N. Sheridan Rd. , Chicago
(7 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ahlschlager,Walter W.
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Singer Building (added 1983 - - #83000314)
Also known as 120 South State Street Building
Cook County - 120 S. State St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jensen, Elmer C., Mundie, William Bryce
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Somerset Hotel (added 2000 - - #00000153)
Also known as Hotel Mayer
Cook County - 1152-1154 S. Wabash Ave. , Chicago
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: De Horvath, Jules
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

South Shore Country Club (added 1975 - - #75000652)
Cook County - 71st St. and S. Shore Dr. , Chicago
(650 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Luke's Hospital Complex (added 1982 - - #82000392)
Cook County - 1435 S. Michigan Ave., 1400 Block S. Indiana Ave. , Chicago
(40 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Granger, Frost, Charles S.
Architectural Style: Renaissance, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Thomas, Frank, House (added 1972 - - #72000455)
Cook County - 210 Forest Ave. , Oak Park
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Union Park Hotel (added 2010 - - #10000309)
Also known as Viceroy Hotel
Cook County - 1519-1521 W Warren Blvd , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Klein, Arthur A. & Co., Comm, Benjamin Albert
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

United States Post Office--Chicago (added 2001 - - #01000868)
Also known as Old Chicago Main Post Office
Cook County - 433 W. Van Buren St. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Graham, Anderson, Probst & White
Architectural Style: Art Deco, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation, Communications, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Vassar Swiss Underwear Company Building (added 2008 - - #07000859)
Also known as Cooper Lamp Building
Cook County - 2545 W. Diversey Ave. , Chicago
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hallberg, Lawrence G. Sr., Hallberg, Lawrence G. Jr.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West Town State Bank Building (added 2000 - - #00001049)
Also known as West Town Office Building
Cook County - 2400 W. Madison St. , Chicago
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Communications, Black, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Communications Facility, Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wheeler--Kohn House (added 1999 - - #99000975)
Cook County - 2018 S. Calumet Ave. , Chicago
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wheelock, D.L.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Yale, The (added 1998 - - #98000178)
Cook County - 6565 S. Yale Ave. , Chicago
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Long, John T.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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