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Union Elevated Railroad, Adams Street Station, Wabash Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, IL



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B&W Photos

HB438909
Wabash Ave

HB438910
Adams St

HB438911
Station Platform Looking North

HB438912
Station Platform Looking South.


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Item Title


Location
Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IL-1-C
Building/structure dates: 1897 initial construction
National Register Number: NR
Significance: One of the stations along the Union Elevated Railroad's Loop. The Loop is part of one of the oldest elevated rail systems still in operation in the United States. This station served an integral part in its operation.

Subjects
Transportation Industry
Civil Engineering
Brick Buildings


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Wabash Ave. Station on left.
2. Adams St. Station platform.
3. Station Platform looking north. Madison and Randolf Sts. Stations are in background.
4. Station Platform looking south.


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