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Monday, 20 July 2009

Chicago Is....









Junto Photos: Richard Carreno






Philly Connections

Louis Kahn....
Inner Court, Dacca, Bangladesh, 1963, charcoal on yellow tracing paper, Art Institute of Chicago.

Robert Venturi....
'Queen Anne Chair,' 1984/1989, Art Institute of Chicago.

Cape Cod Room Restaurant, Drake Hotel....
'Named after its restaurant of origin, Bookbinders in Philadelphia, the signature Bookbinder soup, a blend of tomato broth and sherry with red snappers, has become a Chicago classic as much as a Philly one,' CS magazine.

Stone from Christ Church, Philadelphia....
Embedded in wall of The Tribune Tower, Michigan Avenue.

Statue of Robert Morris....
Philadelphia signer of Declaration of Independence, figure far left, Wacker Drive, between Michigan and Wabash.

Robert Morris Center....
East Congress Street, across from Harold Washington Library.

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