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Underwriters' Laboratories, 207-231 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Underwriters' Laboratories, 207-231 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

 
 
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Significance: The Underwriters' Laboratories buildings are of interest historically because they served as the headquarters from 1905 to 1979 of the well-known organization in the United States dedicated to the examination and testing of appliances, devices, machinery and materials in respect to life and fire hazards and accident prevention.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-151
Survey number: HABS IL-1116

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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