I’ll be giving two public lectures in the Chicago area over the next two weeks:
Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering
“Built Like Bridges: Iron, Steel, and the Importance of Wind Bracing to the 19th Century Skyscraper”
4:00 PM, Tuesday, 13 April. Cohen Lounge, Fourth Floor, Technological Institute (2145 Sheridan Road). Free
Association for Preservation Technology, Western Great Lakes Chapter
“Buildings Without Walls – Plate Glass and the Chicago Skyscraper of the mid 1890’s”
5:30 PM, Monday, 19 April. 18 S. Wabash. $10 for non-members, free for members. 1 CEU.