New PDF release: Frommer's Chicago 2004

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By Elizabeth Canning Blackwell

ISBN-10: 0764539035

ISBN-13: 9780764539039

ISBN-10: 0764557114

ISBN-13: 9780764557118

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Kohn Pedersen Fox, 1979–83), an elegant, green-glass structure that curves along a bend in the Chicago River. Unlike this harmonious juxtaposition, the James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph St. (Murphy/ Jahn, 1979–85), inventively clashes with everything around it. ” This chapter answers both of these questions and resolves other important issues—such as when to go and where to obtain more information about Chicago before you leave home and once you get there. 1 Visitor Information The Chicago Office of Tourism, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E.

Holabird & Root, 1930), punctuates LaSalle Street with its dramatic Art Deco facade. High atop the pyramidal roof, an aluminum statue of Ceres, the Roman goddess of agriculture, gazes down over the building’s setbacks. 135 S. LaSalle St. (originally the Field Building; Graham, Anderson, Probst & White, 1934), the last major construction project in Chicago before the Great Depression deepened, has a magnificent Art Deco lobby. A fine example of an Art Deco town house is the Edward P. Russell House, 1444 N.

This popular summer event celebrates “the magical spirit of Frank Baum’s book The Wizard of Oz,” with plenty for kids to enjoy (Baum lived in the Lincoln Park neighborhood). The festival takes over a grassy area along Cannon Drive on the east side of the Lincoln Park Zoo. First weekend of August. Northalsted Market Days, on Halsted Street between Belmont Avenue and Addison Street (& 773/ 868-3010). The largest of the city’s street festivals, held in the heart of this gay neighborhood, Northalsted Market Days offers music on three stages, lots of food and offbeat merchandise, and the best peoplewatching of the summer.

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