John Hancock Center, Chicago Photos

John Hancock Center (1969) (100 floors) (875 North Michigan Avenue) by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. The building tapers & external X-bracing provides more floor space by eliminating internal supports.

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External X bracing of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.John Hancock Center from Sears Skydeck. Chicago, IL.Facade of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.
External X bracing of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.John Hancock Center (1969) (100 floors) (875 North Michigan Ave.). Chicago, IL. Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.John Hancock Center from Sears Skydeck. Chicago, IL.Facade of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.
Sunken patio in front of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.Fourth Presbyterian Church. Chicago, IL.900 North Michigan Avenue & John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.
Sunken patio in front of John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.Fourth Presbyterian Church (1914) (126 East Chestnut St. at Michigan Ave.). Chicago, IL. Style: Gothic revival. Architect: Ralph Adams Cram.900 North Michigan Avenue & John Hancock Center. Chicago, IL.

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