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Scoville Building, 619-631 West Washington Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL



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HB431622
View Showing North (front) And West (side) Elevations.

HB431623
North (front) Elevation.

HB431624
West (side) Elevation.

HB431625
South (rear) Elevation.

HB431626
East (side) Elevation.

HB431627
Detail Of Terra Cotta Molding In Lunette.

HB431628
Detail Of Terra Cotta Molding In Spandrel.

HB431629
Top Floor Showing Decorative Molding Above Window

HB431630
Detail Of Top Floor Window Moldings


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Item Title


Location
619-631 West Washington Street, Chicago, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1114
Building/structure dates: 1973 demolished
Building/structure dates: 1884 initial construction
Significance: This factory building, designed by Adler & Sullivan contains three different designs belonging to the transitional period (1880 and 1890) of Sullivan's ornament. This structure was the best and most ornamental of all the few remaining factory buildings by Adler & Sullivan.

Subjects
Brick Buildings
Factories


Related Names
Adler & Sullivan
Scoville, James W.
Sprague, Paul E., Historian
Rowse, Patricia L., Historian
Knight, Lester B., Photographer
Lester B. Knight & Associates, Inc., Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW SHOWING NORTH (FRONT) AND WEST (SIDE) ELEVATIONS.
2. NORTH (FRONT) ELEVATION.
3. WEST (SIDE) ELEVATION.
4. SOUTH (REAR) ELEVATION.
5. EAST (SIDE) ELEVATION.
6. DETAIL OF TERRA COTTA MOLDING IN LUNETTE.
7. DETAIL OF TERRA COTTA MOLDING IN SPANDREL.
8. TOP FLOOR SHOWING DECORATIVE MOLDING ABOVE WINDOW
9. DETAIL OF TOP FLOOR WINDOW MOLDINGS


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