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Lake Point Tower

Lake Point Tower, Chicago
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Quick Facts
CityChicago
CountryUnited States
Year1968
Height196,6m / 645ft
Floors70
Realization
ArchitectSchipporeit-Heinrich associates
Graham, Anderson, Probst & White
Building Info
NameLake Point Tower
CategoryResidential
Materialsconcrete
glass
Address
505 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Notes
Highest reinforced concrete building in the world at the time of its completion.
Tallest residential-only building in Chicago until the construction of 55 East Erie in 2004.
Shape was derived from a design of Mies van der Rohe proposed for Berlin in 1922.
Links
ArticleLake Point Tower
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