John Hancock Center Dedication

Title

John Hancock Center Dedication

Subject

Illinois. Sesquicentennial Commission
Kerner, Otto, 1908-1976
Illinois--Chicago
Architecture
John Hancock Center (Chicago, Ill.)
Time capsules
Steel I-beams
Tall buildings--Design and construction
Buildings
Skyscrapers--Design and construction
Skyscrapers

Description

Members of the Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission stand with Governor Otto Kerner under the John Hancock Center's space capsule-themed time capsule and a signed I-beam prior to installation on the roof of the building. Several construction workers line the first two floors of the building.

Creator

Brandt & Associates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1968-xx-xx

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405799
Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission Collection

Original Format

photographic print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

25 x 20.7

Citation

Brandt & Associates, “John Hancock Center Dedication,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 8, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31631.