Sunday, January 25, 2009

Preservation Chicago Unveils Chicago 7 '09 Monday, January 26th

In an event that is open to public, grass-roots activist group Preservation Chicago will be announcing its 2009 version of the Chicago 7, their list of "Chicago's Most Threatened Historic Places" Past nominees that have been successfully saved include the Art Deco Veseman Building, 444 North LaSalle, now the English Pub, the Wicker Park Commercial District, Cook county Hospital and the American Book Company Building.

Preservation Chicago Executive Director Jonathan Fine will announce each 2009 Chicago 7 designation, which will be presented in oversized full-color photos and maps indicating their location, and talk about it's importance and the threat currently being faced.

Again the event is open to the public, and it will take place Monday, January 26th, 2009 from 12:15 to 12:45 in the John Buck Lecture Hall, just off the atrium lobby of the Santa Fe Building, 224 South Michigan.

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