Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The DePaul Center
a Cornerstone of Chicago
Built in 1912 as the Rothschild Building
Holabird and Roche – architect
Renamed the Goldblatt Building in 1936
Placed on the Nation Register of Historic Places in 1989
Rededicated by DePaul University September 14, 1993
Richard Daley, Mayor Rev. John P. Minogue C.M., President
Erected 1993 by DePaul University.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Education • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 41° 52.683′ N, 87° 37.638′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of East Jackson Blvd. (U.S. 66) and South State Street, on the right when traveling east on East Jackson Blvd.. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 E Jackson Blvd, Chicago IL 60604, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. State Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Harold Washington (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Jewish House of Worship (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dearborn StreetPalmer House Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Auditorium Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Chicago Board of Trade's Statues (approx. ¼ mile away); The Morton Building / Hotel Blake (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 26, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.