The Reliance Building, State and Washington, basement and first floors completed in 1890 with an additional fourteen added in 1895, Chicago.
It is now home to the Hotel Burnham.
Antenna repair atop the Hancock, 1990, Chicago.
Female worker (probably a model for a photo op) atop the Wrigley Building, under construction, 1920, Chicago.
Fire on the 95th and 96th floors of the Hancock Tower, 1972, Chicago.
No injuries were reported.
The Monadnock Building (architect, JW Root), at 53 W Jackson St, c. 1884, Chicago. When completed in 1891, it was the world’s largest office building. Until the year 2000, it was the largest load-masonry building ever constructed.
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