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Image for Water Marks Collaboration - Navy Pier, Chicago, ILview gallery

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MosaicsWater Marks Collaboration - Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

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Water Marks Collaboration mosaic bench sculptures and walkway, in Gateway Park at the entrance to Navy Pier, commemorate the 150-year history of the Illinois & Michigan Canal - its land, the people who built it and who have lived alongside it, and...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/29/2011

last visited: never

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Abstract Public SculpturesIntersection - Chicago, IL

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This sculpture is located on the edge of Gatway Park near Chicago's Navy Pier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/3/2011

last visited: 6/24/2011

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Sit-by-me StatuesBob Newhart and his couch - Chicago, Illinois

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This statue of Bob Newhart and his psychoanalyst's couch can be found near the entrance to Chicago's Navy Pier.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/29/2007

last visited: 6/24/2011

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesChicago Fire Relic - Chicago, IL

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A low, flat molten metal blob located behind the Chicago History Museum, surrounded by bushes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/6/2009

last visited: never

Image for Robert Cavalier De La Salle - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesRobert Cavalier De La Salle - Chicago, IL

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La Salle (1643-1687) was an early French explorer and discoverer of much of the wilderness and river systems (eg the Illinois and Ohio)in the Midwest. This statue was a gift of Lambert Tree - Circuit court judge, ambassador, and patron of the arts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/20/2009

last visited: 6/24/2011

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Figurative Public SculptureThe Children's Fountain - Chicago, IL

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This sculpture features figures of children, storks, and gargoyles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/2/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

Image for The Children's Fountain  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesThe Children's Fountain - Chicago, IL

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Dedicated in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/2/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

Image for Arrival of Marquette  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Relief Art SculpturesArrival of Marquette - Chicago, IL

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Located in the Chicago History Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/10/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

Image for Chicago History Museum Stained Glass  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Stained Glass WindowsChicago History Museum Stained Glass - Chicago, IL

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A small window located in the Chicago History Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/13/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

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Musical InstrumentsZither - Chicago, IL

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Located in the Chicago History Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/12/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

Image for Chicago History Museum Blues Exhibit  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Blues LegendsChicago History Museum Blues Exhibit - Chicago, IL

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Chicago- home of the Blues Brothers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/18/2017

last visited: 6/24/2011

Image for The Night Chicago Died - Paper Lace - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Immortalized in LyricsThe Night Chicago Died - Paper Lace - Chicago, IL

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On the East Side of Chicago... I heard my mama cry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Farkle 7

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 8/18/2016

Image for Astor Towers Hotel (formerly) - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Beatlemania!Astor Towers Hotel (formerly) - Chicago, IL

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The press conference The Beatles held in a hotel room on the 27th floor of the Astor Towers Hotel in the Gold Coast on August 11, 1966 is considered by Beatles historians to mark the official end of Beatlemania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2013

last visited: 8/8/2014

Image for Four Terra Cotta Busts - Second City Theater Facade, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesFour Terra Cotta Busts - Second City Theater Facade, Chicago, IL

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Busts of German artistic figures, constructed for the Schiller Theater (now demolished), and relocated to the facade of The Second City comedy club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: 11/2/2012

Image for Chicago Water Tower Lions  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Lion StatuesChicago Water Tower Lions - Chicago, IL

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These lions are located inside the iconic Chicago Water Tower at 806 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: 10/26/2014

Image for Centennial Plaza and Fountain - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesCentennial Plaza and Fountain - Chicago, IL

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The Nicholas J. Melas Centennial Fountain was built in 1989 to celebrate the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's 100th year of service to the citizens of Cook County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/6/2010

last visited: never

Image for Walt Disney  -  The Disney Store  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Etched in StoneWalt Disney - The Disney Store - Chicago, IL

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This Disney Store is located on Chicago's Miracle Mile.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/8/2011

last visited: 12/6/2015

Image for Disney Store Reliefs  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Relief Art SculpturesDisney Store Reliefs - Chicago, IL

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This Disney Store is located on Chicago's Miracle Mile.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: 12/6/2015

Image for Floor Clock II - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesFloor Clock II - Chicago, IL

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A large clock set in a plaza. Metal arms (used to be, now no longer working) are in the center and red granite numbers form a circular clockface. Installed in 1989, the clock is approximately 4 ft. high x 72 ft. diameter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/21/2009

last visited: 4/15/2008

Image for Rose of Sharon - Old Mackinaw Trail - Reed Cityview gallery

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Painted Barn QuiltsRose of Sharon - Old Mackinaw Trail - Reed City

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This Rose of Sharon quilt block was replicated from an antique quilt made by Wava Woods’ aunt. This Centennial Farm is located just off from Mackinaw Trail, Reed City, MI and owned by Dale and Wava Woods.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team_Watkins

location: Michigan

date approved: 10/26/2010

last visited: 3/29/2016

Image for Chicago Rising from the Lake - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Relief Art SculpturesChicago Rising from the Lake - Chicago, IL

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Milton Horn’s bronze bas-relief - a woman rising from a lake holding sheaves of grain and embracing a bull, with an eagle in front and plant forms in the background - is symbolic of the city of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/12/2010

last visited: 8/7/2014

Image for Chicago Rising from the Lake - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesChicago Rising from the Lake - Chicago, IL

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Milton Horn’s bronze bas-relief - a woman rising from a lake holding sheaves of grain and embracing a bull, with an eagle in front and plant forms in the background - is symbolic of the city of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/3/2010

last visited: 8/7/2014

Image for Murphy Memorial Building Doors - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Smithsonian Art Inventory SculpturesMurphy Memorial Building Doors - Chicago, IL

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A door with bronze panels, two decorative and six depicting historical medical figures.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/7/2016

last visited: never

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Scenic at NightChicago river from North Columbus Drive bridge (Chicago, Illinois)

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North Columbus Drive bridge offers nice night vista over Chicago river and its vicinity...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Lego Grandma - Lego Store - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Sit-by-me StatuesLego Grandma - Lego Store - Chicago, IL

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Sit By Me Lego Grandma located near Lego Store in Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Grimlock

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/13/2008

last visited: 8/8/2014

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