AMERICA-U S A/Illinois
WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS
From 'Treasure'A Quantum Book/1996 ,'http://www.greatbuildings.com,'
Chicago-1,-2 Oak Park & River Forest
150 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, Illinois
The Foundation formed the Elmhurst Art Museum in 1980. The years that followed saw the Elmhurst Art Museum build a reputation as an advocate for the community and its visual creative spark. In 1990, the Museum became aware of an opportunity to purchase the McCormick House, one of only three homes in the United States designed and built by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 19 May 2003.
Lisle Saving Bank
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 18 May 2003.
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, Illinois
Founded by Joy Morton(1855-1934) who owner of Morton Salt Company from 1922. At that time, three focus areas were put into place—the living plant collections, a research library, and a herbarium. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 18 May 2003.
Junction of Interstate Road
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 2003.
Winfield Traditional Village
DuPage County, Illinois
The Village of Winfield, incorporated in 1921, is located in west central DuPage County, which is ranked as one of the top growth areas in the Chicago metropolitan area, 45km from the West Chicago to Wheaton. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 23 May 2003.