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Old Posted Mar 30, 2012, 8:57 PM
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^ wow, i never realized the fisher building was clad with marble. given it's coloring, i had always just assumed it was limestone, just like every single other building from that era with that stone color. that's truly interesting, thanks for the knowledge.

Originally Posted by CGII View Post
damn, big stan was such a beast back in the day. it doesn't look anywhere close to as freakishly tall these days due to all of its more recent neighbors. illinois center/lakeshore east & streeterville have grown so much; it downright absurd to think about the time-life building being visible from grant park back in the day.
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