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William Holabird
Gage Building, Chicago
1898/99
Cast iron, steel, terra cotta, other

Height: 12 Stories
Designed by Holabird and Roche; decorative exterior by Louis Sullivan.


Exerpt from Encyclopædia Britannica:

Gage Building

Gage Building, Chicago designed by William Holabird and Martin Roche with a facade by Louis Sullivan. All three buildings are considered part of the Gage Building.

Historic American Buildings Survey, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. (Negative Number: HABS ILL,16-CHIG, 66-1)


"William Holabird". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online.
Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2016. Web. 17 Feb. 2016
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Additional Information:

Louis Henry Sullivan, Gage Building: Spandrel Panel from the First Floor Facade, 1898/99


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William Holabird, American, (1854-1923)
b. September 11, 1854, Amenia, New York
d. 1923


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