Vendome Storage Building

1887 (rebuilt 1919, demolished 1949)
3145 South State Street

The Vendome Theater closed in 1931, and the building was acquired by IIT in 1945.

Formerly/Also Known As: South Side Turner's Hall (1887-1919), Vendome Theater (1919-late 1930s)

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Turner's Hall, Vendome Theater: "Raze South Side Landmark for School Work," Chicago Tribune, November 20, 1949, 10.
Vendome Storage Building: Illinois Institute of Technology, Office of Marketing and Communications, "Workmen start razing the historic Vendome Theate at 3145 South State Street," Illinois Institute of Technology Press Release, November  8, 1949.

"Raze South Side Landmark for School Work," 10.

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