Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago Photos

Harold Washington Library Center (1991) (10 floors) (400 South State St.) by Thomas H. Beeby of Hammond, Beeby & Babka. This library is adorned with ornaments including those shaped like owls.

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Green roof of Harold Washington Library Center behind Fisher, Old Colony, Plymouth & Manhattan buildings, the oldest skyscrapers in Chicago. Chicago, IL.Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Facade of Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Scroll decorations on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.
Green roof of Harold Washington Library Center behind Fisher, Old Colony, Plymouth & Manhattan buildings, the oldest skyscrapers in Chicago. Chicago, IL.Harold Washington Library Center (1991) (10 floors) (400 South State St.). Chicago, IL. Architect: Hammond, Beeby & Babka.Facade of Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Scroll decorations on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.
Details of sculpted modern decorations on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Stylized flame with sculpted owl on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Lamps on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.
Details of sculpted modern decorations on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Stylized flame with sculpted owl on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.Lamps on Harold Washington Library Center. Chicago, IL.

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