SAH Archipedia: Illinois Entries Added

by SAH News | Nov 13, 2017

Charnley-Persky House

We are pleased to announce the addition of 100 Illinois Classic Buildings to SAH Archipedia. This new material by state coordinators Jean Follett, James Peters, and Elizabeth Milnarik features sites from across the state, including iconic Chicago skyscrapers and the Charnley-Persky House, the headquarters of the Society of Architectural Historians. Learn more about SAH Archipedia at

Charnley-Persky House, 1892, Adler and Sullivan; 1986–1989 restoration, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. 1365 N. Astor St. Image Credit: Leslie Schwartz

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