• Collection ID 2009.0072
  • Creator Names Gensler--Architecture, Design, and Planning Worldwide (Firm)
  • Title Center on Halsted architectural materials [manuscript]. 2004-2005
  • Physical description 6 linear feet (1 box, 1 roll)
  • Collection summary
    • Elevations and floor plans for the Center on Halsted's building at 3656 North Halsted, which opened in 2007. Floor plans include versions issued by Gensler for conceptual design, design development, and owner's review.
    • The Center on Halsted is a social service organization for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community in Chicago. Founded in 1973 as Gay Horizons; later operated Horizons Clinic; then became known as Horizons Community Services; renamed Center on Halsted in 2003. Donors to the building fund included Mayor Richard M. Daley and Billie Jean King.
    • Gensler is an American design and architecture firm headquartered in San Francisco with offices around the United States and the world, including Chicago, Illinois.
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Credit architect(s). Some restrictions may apply.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at the Chicago History Museum, Research Center include the Center on Halsted records (accession# 2009.72.1, bib# 210865 and Center on Halsted visual materials (accession# 2009.72.8, bib# 229941).
  • Names
    • Center on Halsted (Chicago, Ill.) Archives.
    • Horizons Community Services (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects
    • Sexual minorities Illinois Chicago 21st century.
    • Social service Illinois Chicago 21st century.
    • Sustainable architecture Illinois Chicago 21st century.
  • Geographic coverage Lakeview (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Genre
    • Architectural drawings. gmgpc
    • Elevations. gmgpc
    • Floor plans. gmgpc