Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Morton Building / Hotel Blake
placed on the
By the United States
Department of The Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 41° 52.498′ N, 87° 37.761′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker can be reached from South Dearborn Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 538 South Dearborn Street, Chicago IL 60605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dearborn Street (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harold Washington (about 700 feet away); The Donohue Building (about 700 feet away); Rowe Building (about 700 feet away); State Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); The DePaul Center (approx. ¼ mile away); First Jewish House of Worship (approx. ¼ mile away); The Chicago Board of Trade's Statues (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Regarding The Morton Building / Hotel Blake. Built in 1896 by William Le Baron Jenney and
Also see . . . Morton Building, Chicago. by: chicago designslinger, Feb. 20, 2015. (Submitted on April 10, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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