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As a 100 year commemoration of Daniel Burnham first drafting the “Plan of Chicago,” the Commercial Club authorized a reprint of the original plan… Read More
As a 100 year commemoration of Daniel Burnham first drafting the “Plan of Chicago,” the Commercial Club authorized a reprint of the original plan. The new cover was designed using original illustrations from the plan and incorporates era appropriate type. Read Less
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Burnham Plan Centennial
Plan of Chicago Centennial Edition (Cover & updated Introduction)
As a 100 year commemoration of Daniel Burnham first drafting the “Plan of Chicago,” the Commercial Club authorized a reprint of the original plan. The new cover was designed using original illustrations from the plan and incorporates era appropriate typography, with a contemporary twist.
Studio
VSA Partners
Creative Direction
Dave Ritter
Designers
Brandt Brinkerhoff, Peter Ty
Client
Commercial Club of Chicago
Dimensions
9 in × 12.25 in (23 cm × 31 cm)
Primary Typefaces
Caslon 224, Caslon, Gotham