New York Life Insurance Building, ChicagoEdit profile
The New York Life Insurance Building is a 14 story building at 39 South LaSalle Street in Chicago, Illinois. It was designed by William Le Baron Jenney and completed in 1894. In 2002, the building was given a preliminary landmark status.Future
Preservation Chicago has considered the building one of Chicago's most threatened in 2006. In June of that year a company submitted an application to the Chicago Plan Commission including plans to renovate the structure and build 29 South LaSalle, an adjacent 51 story office building.