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Chicago Public Library
Chicago Public Library
TitleChicago Public Library
TypeImage
Digitized Materialcolor postcard
Year1938
Coverage-SpatialChicago, Illinois
SubjectLibrary buildings Illinois
Public libraries
DescriptionOn Front: Public Library, Chicago On Back: Occupies a commanding site on Michigan Avenue, Washington Street and Randolph Street. One of the greatest of public libraries. The beauty of its interior decorations in carrara marble of Mosaic designs is unsurpassed. Contains nearly 2, 000, 000 volumes of history, biography, art, travel and books in foreign languages. In it is the Grand Army Memorial Hall, with an interesting collection of relics and portraits.
Creator-CorporateMax Rigot Selling Co.; C.T. American Art
Creator-RolePublisher; Color
Creator-ContactsChicago, IL
PublisherALA Archives - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ThemeLibrary Postcards
Sub-themeIllinois
Techniqueartist rendering
Inclusive Dates1900-
LanguageEnglish
Work Dimensions-Measurement14.0 x 8.9 cm
MediumPaper
Digital Dimensions-Measurement3297 x 2082 pixels
FormatTIF
Resolution-Measurement600 dpi; 20593302 bytes
Resource Identifier038-9701055-a
Date Created2007-07-13
CopyrightUnknown
Group-Record97
Sub Group-Record1
Series-Record55
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University Archives
CollectionSjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection
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