Old Chicago Historical Society Building

632 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, Illinois

Historic Document

Old Chicago Historical Society Building is located in Cook County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Tuesday November 28, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Museum, Library. Old Chicago Historical Society Building was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Education, Architecture.

Old Chicago Historical Society Building Information

Other Name: Chicago Historical Society Building
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1892, 1896
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cobb,Henry Ives
Architectural Style: Richardsonian Romanesque
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Old Chicago Historical Society Building Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chicago Historic Locations Cook County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations