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Prairie Avenue District


Prairie Avenue District

Prairie Avenue District
The John J. Glessner House by Henry Hobson Richardson is located within the Prairie Avenue District.
Prairie Avenue District is located in Illinois
Prairie Avenue District
Location Chicago, Illinois
Built 1836-1892[1]
Architect Henry Hobson Richardson; et al.
Architectural style Renaissance, Other, Romanesque
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 72000452 [2]
Significant dates
Designated HD November 15, 1972[2]
Designated CL December 27, 1979

The Prairie Avenue District is a historic district in the Near South Side.


  1. ^ "The Prairie Avenue Historic District". Chicago - Architecture & Cityscape. September 4, 2009. Retrieved April 27, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  
  3. ^ a b c "Prairie Avenue District". City of Chicago Department of Planning and Development, Landmarks Division. 2003. Retrieved 2007-05-12. 

External links

  • Official City of Chicago Near South Side Community Map
  • Prairie District Neighborhood Alliance
  • Glessner House Museum

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