Night view of the Palmolive Building with the Water Tower in the foreground. The lights are from automobiles creating movement streaks on Michigan Ave., c. 1931. Photograph by Ken Hedrich. HB-00939-C.
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Night view of the Palmolive Building with the Water Tower in the foreground. The lights are from automobiles creating movement streaks on Michigan Ave., c. 1931. Photograph by Ken Hedrich. HB-00939-C.

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