• Archival Collection Name Nickel, Richard, Archive
  • Rba Digital File Name 201006_110631-003.jpg
  • Image Notes Brunswick and Balke sold the lumber kiln part of the plant to the American Metal Ware Company in 1893; the company hired a firm (not Adler and Sullivan) to erect its own building; structure still standing as of 2010 though much of the rest of the block was destroyed by fire in 1989
  • Title Or Project Name American Metal Ware Company
  • Alternate Title Or Project Name Brunswick, J.M., and Balke Company Plant; Brunswick-Balke-Collender Company Factory; Huron and Orleans Building
  • Street Address Or Neighborhood 368 W. Huron [American Metal Ware Company]; Block bounded by W. Superior St. and W. Huron St. and N. Sedgwick St. and N. Orleans St. [Brunswick and Balke Company Plant]
  • City Chicago
  • State Or Province Illinois
  • Country United States
  • Date Designed Or Built 1893 [American Metal Ware Company]; 1881-1893, 1902 [Brunswick and Balke Company Plant]
  • Architect Designer Or Creator Adler and Sullivan
  • Architect Or Designer Notes Adler and Sullivan [Brunswick and Balke Company Plant]
  • View Or Detail Type Exterior
  • Photographer Doi, Asao [?]
  • Digital Collection Name Archival Image Collection
  • Collection Accession Number 2010.6
  • Original Format Type Digital file/born digital object
  • Color Type B&W
  • Reference Sources Nickel and Siskind, "The Complete Architecture of Adler & Sullivan," #15, p.337-338; J. Plank, "Aaron Siskind and Louis Sullivan. . .," #89, p.213 [a related picture]
  • Website Url www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/research/specialcollections/digitalcollections/allcollections.html
  • Licensing Statement For Rights information please contact the Ryerson and Burnham Archives at rbarchives@artic.edu
  • Subject Terms Adler and Sullivan.; Adler, Dankmar, 1844-1900.; Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924.; Factories.; Industrial buildings.; Architecture--Illinois--Chicago.; River West (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Reference Url http://digital-libraries.saic.edu:80/cdm/ref/collection/mqc/id/15444
  • Digital Collection Archival Image Collection
  • Rights For Rights information please contact the Ryerson and Burnham Archives at rbarchives@artic.edu