Mid-Continental Plaza

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Mid-Continental Plaza
Mid-Continental Plaza, Chicago.jpg
General information
Location 55 East Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates 41°52′48″N 87°37′32″W / 41.88000°N 87.62556°W / 41.88000; -87.62556Coordinates: 41°52′48″N 87°37′32″W / 41.88000°N 87.62556°W / 41.88000; -87.62556
Completed 1972
Roof 583 ft (178 m)
Technical details
Floor count 49
Design and construction
Architect Shaw and Associates

Mid-Continental Plaza is a 583 ft (178m) tall skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois. It was completed in 1972 and has 49 floors. Shaw and Associates designed the building, which is the 52nd tallest building in Chicago. It was originally planned as two 40-story black glass towers. The top 10 floors have been converted to condominiums called The Park Monroe.

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Position in Chicago's skyline[edit]

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