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Woman's Temple
Woman's Temple
TitleWoman's Temple
DescriptionCaption: "The Woman's Temple, at the corner of Monroe and La Salle streets, stands as a monument to the untiring temperance workers of Chicago. It is twelve stories high and contains three hundred offices. The building is a fire-proof structure of steel, granite and terra cotta, and was built by the W. C. T. U. at a cost of $1, 500, 000." The building was designed by the firm of Burnham and Root.
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
Subject NameWoman's Temple (Chicago, Ill.)
Burnham and Root
SubjectOffice buildings
Coverage-SpatialThe Loop (Chicago, Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago
Author of the BookL. H. Nelson Company
CollectionPicture Chicago
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