Chicago Public Library, Central Building

Also known as: Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St., Chicago, Illinois

Photos 

Exterior.

March 1977.

Photo Courtesy Illinois Historic Preservation Agency HAARGIS Database

View this photo at gis.hpa.state.il.us

Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 31, 1972
Reference number
72000449
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Neo-Classical;Tiffany
Areas of significance
Art; Architecture
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Library
Current functions
Museum; Library
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant years
1893; 1897

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • October 7, 2010: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • August 27, 2010: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • July 19, 2010: New photos from Nathan Holth

Sources