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    3 rey ty invented (only) in chicago 3 rey ty invented (only) in chicago Presentation Transcript

    • Only in Chicago Only in Chicago Dr. Rey Ty Northern Illinois University
    • Only in ChicagoFair Use • In good faith, this work contains fair use of copyrighted and non-copyrighted images from the web for non-commercial educational purposes. • This work is distributed free of charge. • The author has neither monetized this work nor sought any profit from its distribution. • This work contains original work of commentary and critical analysis. • Quotations are attributed to the original authors and sources.
    • Only in Chicago •Ferry Wheel •26 storey's tall •Each car was the size of a streetcar
    • Only in Chicago •Museum of Science & Industry
    • Only in Chicago •Burnham designed D.C., Chicago, Manila & Baguio
    • Only in Chicago •Lake Front is public domain
    • Only in Chicago •Lakefront: 18 ½ miles bike & walking trail
    • Only in Chicago •Softball 1887 •Harvard & Yale alumni in Chicago
    • Only in Chicago •1930s World’s Fair: •Today’s McCormick Convention Center
    • Only in Chicago • Human-Made Island: planned to be U.N. site • Airport: lease expired 1996 • Prairie; bird “hospital”
    • Only in Chicago •Soldier Field –Kept the Roman façade –Updated interiors
    • Only in Chicago •Field Museum –Invented taxidermy
    • Only in Chicago •Shedd Aquarium –Philippine Wild Reef Exhibit –17 tons of Philippine Sand
    • Only in Chicago •Field Museum –Large collection of Philippine taxidermy
    • Only in Chicago • May First International Labor Day • 五一国际劳动 节 • Wǔyī guójì láodòng jié
    • Only in Chicago •Grant’s statue is in Lincoln Park.
    • Only in Chicago •Lincoln’s statue is in Grant Park.
    • Only in Chicago • Montgomery Ward (of Montgomery Ward mail order company) fought to have lake front parks in Chicago as belonging to the people.
    • Only in Chicago •Chicago invented Fire pole.
    • Only in Chicago •Venetian Night.
    • Only in Chicago •Obama’s Victory Speech, Grant Park, Nov. 4, 2008
    • Only in Chicago • Buckingham Garden (patterned after but 2x larger than Versailles’) • Represent Lake Michigan • 4 fishes represent 4 states
    • Only in Chicago •1959 Buckingham Lake Front: “Queen’s landing”
    • Only in Chicago •1968 Democratic National Convention : Vietnam protesters in Grant Park
    • Only in Chicago •Blackstone Hotel: 9th floor, “smoke- filled room”
    • Only in Chicago •Spertus Jewish Museum
    • Only in Chicago •Louis Sullivan’s building: now Roosevelt University
    • Only in Chicago •Burnham designed the large Orchestra Hall to save the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    • Only in Chicago •The Art Institute used to be the Chicago Convention Center.
    • Only in Chicago •The 2 Lions of the Art Institute
    • Only in Chicago •The Bob Newhart Show: North Lake shore, Sheridan
    • Only in Chicago •Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar movie: Charlton Heston
    • Only in Chicago •Charlton Heston:
    • Only in Chicago •“Roman Empire” movies –Field Museum –Museum of Science & Industry
    • Only in Chicago Transformer •https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9g •https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4Y •https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1D •https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XFX •http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mA
    • Only in Chicago Source Code •https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkTrG-gpIzE
    • Only in Chicago •Lincoln Park Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool
    • Only in Chicago •Caldwell: prairie-style architecture (& sculpture)
    • Only in Chicago •Playboy Mansion
    • Only in Chicago •Drake Hotel: 1967-1990 Playboy headquarters
    • Only in Chicago •Same team constructed Hancock Tower & Willis Tower
    • Only in Chicago •1869: Water Tower, only one of few buildings to survive Chicago fire
    • Only in Chicago •Lake Tower: Green Roof
    • Only in Chicago • Navy Pier • 8.6 Million visitors per year • Stained Glass Museum • Shakespeare Theater • Giant Ferris Wheel 15 storey’s tall (1/2 of original)
    • Only in Chicago •Crown Fountain: 1,000 ordinary Chicagoans
    • Only in Chicago •Cloud Gate: “The Bean”
    • Only in Chicago •Serpentine Bridge
    • Only in Chicago •Recreation of the original classical monument: Millennial Monument
    • Only in ChicagoFair Use • In good faith, this work contains fair use of copyrighted and non-copyrighted images from the web for non-commercial educational purposes. • This work is distributed free of charge. • The author has neither monetized this work nor sought any profit from its distribution. • This work contains original work of commentary and critical analysis. • Quotations are attributed to the original authors and sources.
    • Only in Chicago Only in Chicago Dr. Rey Ty Northern Illinois University