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S. R. Crown Hall National Historic Landmark Nomination papers, 2001

Identifier: 037.07.08

Copy of the final National Historic Landmark nomination form accepted for S. R. Crown Hall with accompanying letter from the National Historic Landmarks Survey. The narrative cites Crown Hall as "an icon of "Miesian' architecture and the International Style" (p. 17) for which it was granted Landmark status. The nomination includes extensive verbal description of the building and includes technical specifications, drawings (floor plans) and photographs.


  • Creation: 2001


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 Folder : 49 loose pages


The National Historic Landmark nomination was prepared by Eric D. Thompson, Director of Development for the College of Architecture (IIT) in connection with IIT's plan to renovate the building.

Related Material

1999.024 S. R. Crown Hall Collection, 2002.014 Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Collection, 1998.183 S. R. Crown Hall Collection, Crown Hall drop file Non-accessioned reference file


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 11/19/2001

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