Chicago has long been a laboratory of sorts for cutting-edge architecture. This video produced by Chicago’s PBS station (WTTW) featuring the wonderful Geoffery Baer traces the history of the skyscraper. This video is full of interesting facts and wonderful images. If you have any interest in architecture, art, or, even, Chicago in general, this video is not to be missed.
Geoffrey Baer traces the entire history of the skyscraper in the city where it was born.