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  1. Building Photographs (Digital Surrogates)
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    Building Photographs including photographs, negatives, and slides - used by campus architects and planners - of campus buildings, building construction, the campus, campus maps, campus planning, streets, walkways, information signs, off-campus houses, residence halls, benches, lamps, air vents, steam tunnels, water mains, water and utilities distribution systems, building re...
  2. Joseph W. Royer Architectural Drawings (Digital Surrogates), 1927-1929
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    Digital Surrogates from the Joseph W. Royer Architectural Drawings contain digitized architectural plans relating to blueprints of structural, heating, plumbing, and electrical features of buildings completed by Royer, Danely, and Smith Architects of Urbana, Illinois including: Zeta Tau Alpha Chapter House (Urbana), Chicago Heights (Bloom Township) High School, Illinois Wome...
  3. Stock Exchange
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "The Chicago Stock Exchange Building is located at the corner of Washington and La Salle streets, diagonally across from City Hall. It is one of the largest office structures in the city. The exchange is on the second floor. Here a large volume of speculative business is done every day in the week, except Sundays and holidays." The building, designed by architect...
  4. Chicago National Bank
    Image | 1902

    From text: "When the new building of the Chicago National Bank was projected it was aimed to produce a structure which would immediately suggest to the observer that it was a bank. How well that idea has been carried out by Jenney & Mundie, the architects, it needs but a glance at the bank building to show. Of the Corinthian order of architecture, with ninety feet front on...
  5. Entrance to vault
    Image | 1902

    From text: "The portal of this treasure house is guarded by a double set of eight-ton doors similar to those in position in the business vaults of the bank on the floor above. A sentinel stands always at either door, although during business hours the eight-ton door is of course swung open and a heavy bronze and steel-grated door bars the entrance on the inner side of the v...
  6. Farwell's Building
    Image | 1883

    From text: "Within the past year they have moved into their new building, the largest, most extensive, and best arranged for their business in the East or West. … Regarding the architectural beauty of this building, it can be truthfully said to rival any building in Chicago. It is constructed of Philadelphia pressed brick, with stone trimmings, and the architects and contr...
  7. Looking north from bridge
    Image | 1919

    Caption: "Looking north from bridge showing monumental arch treatment. Drawing by A. N. Rebori." From text: "Early in the previous year the North Central Business District Association (the name of which has since been shortened to North Central Association) ... invited a number of architects to meet with a committee of its organization with a view to enlisting their inter...
  8. Campus
    Image | 1920

    James M. White (Supervising Architect). Holabird & Roche, Consulting Architects. Scale: 200 feet - 1 inch. Drawer #101.
  9. Wohlers Hall
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    Created by Jameson and Harrison (Architects and Engineers) with university architect Ernest L. Stouffer.
  10. Altgeld Hall
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    Created by N. Clifford Ricker and James M. White (architects) from Urbana, Illinois. Altgeld Hall was formally known as Library Hall when completed in 1897, and served as the university’s library until 1927. National Register Building #70000229.
  11. Altgeld Hall
    Image | 1926

    Created by architects N. Clifford Ricker and James M. White. Altgeld Hall was formally known as Library Hall when completed in 1897, and served as the university’s library until 1927. National Register Building #70000229.
  12. Altgeld Hall
    Image | 1926

    Created by architects N. Clifford Ricker and James M. White. Altgeld Hall was formally known as Library Hall when completed in 1897, and served as the university’s library until 1927. National Register Building #70000229.
  13. Altgeld Hall
    Image | 1926

    Created by architects N. Clifford Ricker and James M. White. Altgeld Hall was formally known as Library Hall when completed in 1897, and served as the university’s library until 1927. National Register Building #70000229.
  14. Altgeld Hall
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    Created by N. Clifford Ricker and James M. White (Architects). Altgeld Hall was formally known as Library Hall when completed in 1897, and served as the university’s library until 1927. National Register Building #70000229. 1/8 in. = 1 ft. "A-2".
  15. Quadrangle
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    Black, Clapp & Whittemore (Architects). Two words in title are illegible: Sketches [of band?] pavillion and development of south quadrangle. "Drawer #101."
  16. Columbia University Library
    Image | 2010

    The Earl Building, Low Memorial Library, St. Paul's Chapel.
  17. Gail Borden Public Library
    Image | 2003

    Frye Gillan Molinaro Architects, Ltd.
  18. Granby Library
    Image | 2010

    Humphries Poli Architects.
  19. Southeast Regional Library
    Image | 2008

    Southeast Regional Library, Greenfield & Guadalupe, Gilbert
  20. Parkland College, Champaign, Illinois
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    2400 with Bradley Avenue, Champaign.
  21. University of Illinois Foellinger Auditorium, Urbana, Illinois
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    709 S. Mathews Street, Urbana.
  22. Altgeld Hall, Urbana, Illinois
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    1409 W. Green Street, Urbana. Built in 1897, the architects for Altgeld Hall were Nathan C. Ricker and James M. White.
  23. Inman Hotel, Champaign, Illinois
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    17 E. University Ave., Champaign. The Inman Hotel was also known as the National Academy of Arts. The architects were Spencer and Temple and the builders were the English Brothers.