London Guarantee Building Download PDF

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Height: Architectural 97 m / 318 ft
Height: To Tip 97 m / 318 ft
Floors Above Ground 22
# of Elevators 8
Tower GFA 28,335 m² / 304,995 ft²


Official Name London Guarantee Building
Other Names London Guaranty & Accident Building, Stone Container Building, Crain Communications Building
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Chicago
Street Address & Map 360 North Michigan Avenue
Postal Code 60601
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Landmark Status national
Construction Start 1922
Completion 1923
Retrofit End 2016

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Willoughby & Co.
Design Alfred S. Alschuler
Structural Engineer
Design Edward C. & R.M. Shankland

Research Papers

Chicago – “The” Four Corners
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

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