1947 (demolished 1966)
32nd and Dearborn Streets

Built as part of a 1947 Federal Works Agency project to provide facilities for veterans of World War II.

Formerly/Also Known As: Temporary Building no. 5

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Temporary Building No. 5: "Five Temporary, Two Permanent Buildings Double Class Space," Technology News, September 23, 1947, 7.
Gymnasium: Illinois Institute of Technology, IIT Directory (1948), 5.

Mike Belletire, "The Tote Board," Technology News, September 10, 1966, 6.
Illinois Institute of TechnologyIntegral 1967 (Chicago: Illinois Institute of Technology, 2967), volume 1, 176.
Illinois Institute of Technology, Office of the President, Annual Report of the President for the Year Ending August 31, 1947 (Chicago: Illinois, 1947), 22.

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