Assets of Splendor From a Stock Exchange
Date: 30 May 2009 | Views: 4528
The Chicago Stock Exchange, an 1894 building and one of the earliest skyscrapers in the Loop, was condemned in 1971 and torn apart with sledgehammers, saws and bare hands. Wreckers and souvenir hunters soon ripped out its ironwork, terra-cotta trim, canvas murals and stained-glass windows. More...