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Armour elevator
Armour elevator
TitleArmour elevator
DescriptionCaption: "The Armour grain elevator is the largest in the city, and belongs to the millionaire meat packer. The owner is noted for his great wheat operations on the Board of Trade. The vast quantities of the actual product in this immense elevator have often been able to turn the market in his favor. The elevator is located on Goose Island in the Chicago River. The combined capacity of the Chicago elevator warehouses is thirty-one million bushels."
Date1906
TypePhotographs
Identifierchicago00lhne_raw_0015.jp2
Source Pagehttp://www.archive.org/stream/chicago00lhne#page/12/mode/2up
Link to the Full-Texthttp://hdl.handle.net/10111/UIUCOCA:chicago00lhne
Physical LocationUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
Formatimage/jp2
Subject NameArmour Elevator (Chicago, Ill.)
SubjectGrain elevators
Coverage-SpatialNear North Side (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
Industry
Waterfronts
Book TitleChicago
Author of the BookL. H. Nelson Company
CollectionPicture Chicago
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