Rosenwald Apartment Building

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Rosenwald Apartment Building
Designer Grunsfeld, Ernest, Jr.
Location Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date 1929
Building Type Housing
Construction System Concrete, Brick, Iron
Street Address 47th St. and Michigan Ave. Walk Score
Notes also known as Michigan Boulevard Garden Apts.




National Register of Historic Places
Name Rosenwald Apartment Building
ID Number 81000218
NRHP Status Listed In The National Register
Certification Date 08/13/1981
Level of Significance State
NRHP Documents Text (pdf) ; Photos (pdf)

Building is currently in a state of disrepair, despite it's historic status.

  • Client: Julius Rosenwald
  • Cost:
  • Area:
  • Height:5 stories
  • Site:
  • Program: 421 Apartments & ground-floor retail arranged around a two-acre interior courtyard with landscaping.



National Register of Historic Places

External Links

Michigan Boulevard Garden Apartments at

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