WHAT YOU WILL FIND ON JOHN CHUCKMAN’S CHICAGO NOSTALGIA AND MEMORABILIA: HISTORY OF CHICAGO, CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE, PARKS OF CHICAGO, CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOODS, CHICAGO NOTABLE BUSINESSES OF THE PAST, CHICAGO STREETSCAPES, CHICAGO ODDITIES, CHICAGO MAPS, VINTAGE CHICAGO ADVERTISING, CHICAGO THEATERS, CHICAGO WEATHER IMAGES, LAKE MICHIGAN, CHICAGO RIVER AND BRIDGES, CHANGING CHICAGO SKYLINE, AND MORE – SEEN THROUGH MANY THOUSANDS OF POSTCARDS, PHOTOS, ENGRAVINGS, MENUS, MATCHBOOKS, AND ASSORTED SOUVENIRS   6 comments

PHOTO - CHICAGO - KIMBALL AVE BUS - STOPPED FOR PASSENGERS - APARTMENT BUILDINGS - NOTE OLD STOP LIGHT  - c1950

 

 

 

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Posted April 11, 2016 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB – GROUND LEVEL – STRIPED TENT PAVILION IN FRONT – ALTHOUGH THE CLUB WAS FOUNDED IN 1905 THE VERSION OF ITS BUILDING WHICH STANDS TODAY WAS BUILT AROUND 1916 – TINTED   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB - GROUND LEVEL - STRIPED TENT PAVILLION IN FRONT - TINTED - c1910

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL FROM VAN BUREN LOOKING N – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1935   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL FROM VAN BUREN LOOKING N - TINTED - c1935

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – NOON HOUR CROWD – IN FRONT OF KNOX FIVE AND TEN – TINTED – ANOTHER VERSION – 1912   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - NOON HOUR CROWD - IN FRONT OF KNOX FIVE AND TEN - TINTED - 1912

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING SE AERIAL – WOOLWORTHS GOLDBLATTS SEARS ROTHSCHILD – I ALWAYS THOUGHT THE SOUTH END OF STATE A MUCH LESS INTERESTING PLACE – LATE 1960s   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING SE AERIAL - WOOLWORTHS GOLDBLATTS SEARS ROTHSCHILD - LATE 1960s

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM MADISON ELEVATED – BUSIEST CORNER IN THE WORLD – CROWDS – WAGONS – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1920   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM MADISON ELEVATED - BUSIEST CORNER IN THE WORLD - CROWDS - WAGONS - TINTED - c1920

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL LOOKING S FROM LAKE – TINTED – NICE VERSION – 1913   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL LOOKING S FROM LAKE - TINTED - 1913

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE AND WASHINGTON – AERIAL – WAGONS – STREETCARS – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE AND WASHINGTON - AERIAL - WAGONS - STREETCARS - TINTED - c1910

Posted January 18, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized