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Lake Street Elevated Railway Interlocking Tower, Pulaski Road, Chicago, Cook County, IL



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Item Title


Location
Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IL-3
Building/structure dates: 1896 initial construction
Significance: A surviving example of an elevated railroad interlocking tower which is similar in design to the original towers used around the Union Loop by the Union Elevated Railroad in downtown Chicago.

Subjects
Building Deterioration
Transportation Industry
Railroad Industry


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DETAIL VIEW OF ABANDONED PULASKI TOWER
2. GENERAL VIEW OF PULASKI TOWER
3. GENERAL VIEW OF EXTERIOR OF PULASKI TOWER
4. INTERIOR VIEW OF FIRST FLOOR OF PULASKI TOWER


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