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300 East Northwest Highway Des Plaines

300 East Northwest Highway Des Plaines
300 East Northwest Highway Des Plaines

Estimated Construction Date: 1960-1969

Date Research Source: Main bldg w/L-shaped pool, 1961; new shallow pool, 1964; Thomas M. Blake Memorial Pool, 1971 (Chicago Tribune)

Primary Materials: Plate Glass

Secondary Materials: Glass Block

Historic Use: Northwest Suburban YMCA

Current Use: Nicholas M. Lattof YMCA
(at time of survey)

Building Classification: Building

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Noteworthy Classification Features:

Variety of Pittsburgh Corning Sculptured Glass Module glass block; colored tiles; limestone; irregular form with jutting piers; plate glass windows with glass block above

Roof Form: Butterfly

Surveyors: NJS, JM, JP, KL

Survey Date: 10/15/2007

Related Literature: CHM; Chicago Tribune

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