Federal Building (dome), Chicago, Illinois. Henry Ives Cobb, architect. Harold Allen, photographer. David Garrard Lowe Historic Chicago Photograph Collection, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, The Art Institute of Chicago.
Federal Building (dome), Chicago, Illinois. Henry Ives Cobb, architect. Harold Allen, photographer. David Garrard Lowe Historic Chicago Photograph Collection, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, The Art Institute of Chicago. 

“Memoir of a City”: Selections from the David Garrard Lowe Historic Chicago Photograph Collection

12/04/2018 - 15/06/2018

The Art Institute of Chicago 
111 South Michigan Avenue 
 
60603 Chicago

www.artic.edu   

 
This exhibition features highlights from David Garrard Lowe’s eponymous collection of historic Chicago photographs and ephemera, donated by Lowe to the Ryerson and Burnham Archives in 2016. This collection of approximately 1,100 objects dating from the 1880s to 1980s includes residences, office buildings, hotels, schools, clubs, transportation, infrastructure, and much more.