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Louis Sullivan at 150 Years
Celebrating Louis Sullivan's 150th Anniversary

In 2006, the Chicago History Museum led a six-week series of public programs to mark the 150th anniversary of Louis Sullivan's birth. The culminating event was the Louis Sullivan at 150 International Symposium, held at the Museum. Click here to access audio recordings of the symposium presentations, including the keynote address by Jean-Louis Cohen.

This website serves as a record of the celebration and provides an extensive overview of Louis Sullivan's life and career. Click here to find out more about the programs held throughout Chicago to mark Sullivan's sesquicentennial.

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To assist you in further research on Louis Sullivan, we have compiled a short list of additional resources. Please note that the websites are not maintained by the Chicago History Museum, and the Museum is not responsible for the creation, maintenance, or content of linked sites.



Troescher Building, 1951
R&B Archives, The Art Institute of Chicago


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