Photo, Print, Drawing Bryan Lathrop House, 120 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, Cook County, IL Photos from Survey HABS IL-1037

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About this Item

Title
Bryan Lathrop House, 120 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, Cook County, IL
Contributor Names
Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Lothrap, Bryan
McKim, Mead & White
McKim, Charles Follen
Lothrap, Helen Aldis
Rudd, J William, historian
Created / Published
Documentation compiled after 1933
Subject Headings
-  houses
-  clubhouses
-  brick buildings
-  fraternal organizations
-  Illinois -- Cook County -- Chicago
Notes
-  2007 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry
-  Significance: A notable example of neo-Georgian Architecture in Chicago, the house was designed by McKim, Mead and White for Bryan Lathrop, a Chicago philanthropist and cultural leader. Born in Alexandria, VA on August 8, 1844, Lathrop moved to Chicago at 21. He served as trustee of the Art Institute of Chicago and of the Newberry Library, president of the Chicago Relief and Aid Society, University Club, and the Saddle and Cycle Club. Most notable however, is Lathrop's contribution to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. He was trustee and vice president of the Orchestral Association from 1895-1899, and president from 1899 until his death in 1916. He bequeathed a significant sum to the Orchestral Association which was used to endow the Civic Orchestra...
-  Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1084
-  Survey number: HABS IL-1037
-  Building/structure dates: 1891- 1893 Initial Construction
-  Building/structure dates: 1922 Subsequent Work
-  National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74000753
Medium
Photo(s): 4
Measured Drawing(s): 16
Data Page(s): 8
Call Number/Physical Location
HABS ILL,16-CHIG,40-
Source Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Control Number
il0058
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html
Language
English
Online Format
image
pdf
Description
Photo(s): 4 | Measured Drawing(s): 16 | Data Page(s): 8

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Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Bryan Lothrap, Mead & White McKim, Charles Follen McKim, Helen Aldis Lothrap, and J William Rudd. Bryan Lathrop House, 120 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, Cook County, IL. Chicago Cook County Illinois, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/il0058/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, C., Lothrap, B., McKim, M. &. W., McKim, C. F., Lothrap, H. A. & Rudd, J. W. (1933) Bryan Lathrop House, 120 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, Cook County, IL. Chicago Cook County Illinois, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/il0058/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, et al. Bryan Lathrop House, 120 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, Cook County, IL. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/il0058/>.

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