This Day In Jewish History 1844: The Architect Who Would Rebuild Charred Chicago Is Born

Dankmar Adler was a terrible student with a gift for design who knew what he was doing, even if he couldn't explain it.

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July 3, 1844, is the birthdate of Dankmar Adler, the architect who helped rebuild Chicago after the Great Fire of 1871, and who, with his partner Louis Sullivan, ushered in the era of steel-supported...