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

 

 

 

Posted April 11, 2016 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BOX – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD’S CHRISTMAS GIFT BOX – THEY WERE DIFFERENT EACH YEAR – YEAR UNKNOWN   Leave a comment

BOX - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD'S CHRISTMAS GIFT BOX - THEY WERE DIFFERENT EACH YEAR - YEAR UNKNOWN

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET BASCULE BRIDGE – LIFTED FOR EXCURSION STEAMER – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET BASCULE BRIDGE - LIFTED FOR EXCURSION STEAMER - TINTED - c1910

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET BASCULE BRIDGE – LIFTED FOR STEAMER WITH MAST – TINTED – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET BASCULE BRIDGE - LIFTED FOR STEAMER WITH MAST - TINTED - c1920

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET BASCULE BRIDGE – LIFTED FOR STEAMER ROOSEVELT ON RIVER – TINTED – 1915   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET BRIDGE - LIFTED FOR STEAMER ROOSEVELT ON RIVER - TINTED - 1915

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND ROOSEVELT – PCC STREETCAR LETTING OFF PASSENGERS AT ISLAND – 1948   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE AND ROOSEVELT - PCC STREETCAR LETTING OFF PASSENGERS AT ISLAND - 1948

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – FROM WOOLWORTH TO MARINA CITY – SHOPPING CROWDS – FLAGS – NICE VERSION – MID 1960s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - FROM WOOLWORTH TO MARINA CITY - SHOPPING CROWDS - FLAGS - NICE VERSION - MID 1960s

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – CROWD OF PEDESTRIANS CROSSING – LOOKING N FROM NEAR MADISON – STREETCARS – CARS – TINTED – 1927   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - CROWD OF PEDESTRIANS CROSSING - LOOKING N FROM NEAR MADISON - STREETCARS - CARS - TINTED - 1927

Posted April 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized