With war brewing in Europe in 1939, a Glencoe businesswoman reported to the FBI that she’d discovered a Nazi plot at a Midwestern summer resort. “I’ve just returned from Pine Lake Lodge, Wisconsin and
For many years, McCormick House was a jewel hidden in plain sight, incorporated almost invisibly into the Elmhurst Art Museum, connected to the main building by a 15 ft corridor constructed in 1997. The
It’s not every day you stumble upon the plans for a long-lost, never-built structure by a legendary architect like Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, but that’s just about what happened at Indiana University (IU).
We visit Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s famed residence to learn how we can help save a major piece of modernist architectural history. It’s one of the most suspenseful, yet serene, walks you’ll ever take.