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Joliet in Will County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Murray Building

 
 
Murray Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
1. Murray Building Marker
Inscription.  The structure was built in 1886 as a mixed-use building with main level commercial and upper level apartments. Renovations returned the structure to its original use. Building design features local dolomite limestone details at the windowsills and arches.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture.
 
Location. 41° 31.654′ N, 88° 4.889′ W. Marker is in Joliet, Illinois, in Will County. Marker is on North Chicago Street south of U.S. 6/30, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 174 N Chicago St, Joliet IL 60432, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Auditorium Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Marx Brothers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joliet Public Library (about 400 feet away); Public Service Building (about 400 feet away); Level 3: Charles Reed (about 400 feet away); Level 1: Louis Joliet (about 400 feet away); Level 2: Jacques Marquette (about 400 feet away); Level 5: Frederich Bartleson (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Joliet.
 
Murray Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
2. Murray Building Marker
Marker is mounted on the far right side of the building off North Chicago Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 15, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 15, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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