330 North Wabash

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330 North Wabash (formerly IBM Plaza also known as IBM Building and now renamed AMA Plaza) is a skyscraper in downtown Chicago, Illinois, United States. It is at 330 N. Wabash Avenue. It was designed by famed architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (who died in 1969 before construction began). The 52-story building is overlooking the Chicago River. It stands 695 feet (211,8 meters).[2]

IBM Building
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330 North Wabash is located in Chicago metropolitan area
330 North Wabash
330 North Wabash is located in Illinois
330 North Wabash
330 North Wabash is located in the United States
330 North Wabash
Location330 North Wabash, Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates41°53′19″N 87°37′39.3″W / 41.88861°N 87.627583°W / 41.88861; -87.627583Coordinates: 41°53′19″N 87°37′39.3″W / 41.88861°N 87.627583°W / 41.88861; -87.627583
Built1973 (1973)
ArchitectLudwig Mies van der Rohe
NRHP reference No.09000166[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPMarch 11, 2010
Designated CLFebruary 6, 2008

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Announcements and actions on properties for the National Register of Historic Places for March 26, 2010". Weekly Listings. National Park Service. March 26, 2010. Retrieved March 29, 2010.
  2. Kamin, Blair (May 11, 2005). "Another perspective: views around the worksites". Chicago Tribune. Archived from the original on May 6, 2008. Retrieved May 9, 2008.

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