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Union Station, 50 East Jefferson Street, Joliet, Will County, IL



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B&W Photos

HB449517
General View Of Station

HB449518
West Facade Looking East

HB449519
Detail Of Center Facade Looking South

HB449520
Rear Of Station Looking Northwest

HB449521
South Facade Looking North

HB449522
Building North Of Station

HB449523
Wide View Of Center Facade Looking South

HB449524
Detail Of Entry, Upper Facade


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Item Title


Location
50 East Jefferson Street, Joliet, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IL-63
Building/structure dates: 1912 initial construction
Significance: This impressive Beaux-Arts railroad station was designed by the architect Jarvis Hunt in 1912; at its peak, the station accommodated one hundred trains daily.

Related Names
Hunt, Jarvis
Adam Groth Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF STATION
2. WEST FACADE LOOKING EAST
3. DETAIL OF CENTER FACADE LOOKING SOUTH
4. REAR OF STATION LOOKING NORTHWEST
5. SOUTH FACADE LOOKING NORTH
6. BUILDING NORTH OF STATION
7. WIDE VIEW OF CENTER FACADE LOOKING SOUTH
8. DETAIL OF ENTRY, UPPER FACADE


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