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Art Institute
Art Institute
TitleArt Institute
DescriptionCaption: "This structure stands on the lake front facing Michigan Avenue, near the foot of Adams Street and was erected in 1893 at a cost of $785, 000. It contains a rare collection of paintings, statuary and other objects of art. Many wealthy Chicagoans take especial pride in this institution and have enriched it by their liberal gifts. It is open to the public on Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. Schools of art and design are maintained here by the city."
Date1906
TypePhotographs
Identifierchicago00lhne_raw_0011.jp2
Source Pagehttp://www.archive.org/stream/chicago00lhne#page/8/mode/2up
Link to the Full-Texthttp://hdl.handle.net/10111/UIUCOCA:chicago00lhne
Physical LocationUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
Formatimage/jp2
Subject NameArt Institute of Chicago
SubjectGalleries & museums
Art education
Coverage-SpatialThe Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
Coverage-Temporal1900-1909
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
RightsImages in this collection were digitized through the University of Illinois Library's participation in the Open Content Alliance and may be used freely. Attribution to the University of Illinois is appreciated. High-resolution images can be downloaded from the Internet Archive at www.archive.org. For further information, contact dcc@library.uiuc.edu.
Sub-CollectionBuildings
Schools
Street Scenes
Book TitleChicago
Author of the BookL. H. Nelson Company
CollectionPicture Chicago
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