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South Dearborn Street-Printing House Row North Historic District

Chicago, Illinois
County of Cook.
Jackson Blvd, Plymouth and Federal Cts, Dearborn and Congress Sts
National Register Number: 76000705
Resource type: District.
Property type: Commerce/Trade - business. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Congressional District: IL-7 Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Office Buildings.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - January 7, 1976):
The district includes the Manhattan (1891), the Fisher (1896), the Old Colony (1894), and the Monadnock (1880-91) buildings. As a group, they illustrate the work of the "Chicago School' of architecture. The Monadnock is a triumph of unified design called classic by critics.

Condition:
There are no threats to the landmark at this time.

There have been no changes since the last reporting period (2004).


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