Castle Tower Apartments
Taken 1983 - Castle features, Tudor-style and the courtyard are prominent in this photo.
Ivy filled courtyard: Date Unknown.
"This is a picture of the Castle Tower Apartments in Evanston, Illinois. This structure is an example of the Tudor Revival Architectural Style and was built in 1928. The apartment building was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 15,
Backstory and Context
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"Nomination Form: Suburban Apartment Buildings in Evanston Thematic Resource: Castle Tower Apartments" National Register of Historic Places. January 30, 1984. Digitized form currently found at the National Archive Catalog at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/28890902
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Ivy Filled Courtyard: VHT Studios via Zillow Reality, Zillow.com: https://www.zillow.com/b/2212.dash.26-sherman-ave.-evanston-il-5XjMLb/
Taken 1983: From the National Archives (via National Register of Historic Places): https://catalog.archives.gov/id/28890902
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