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

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM VAN BUREN ELEVATED – STREETCAR – BUS – CHECKER TAXI – PEOPLE – 1953 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM VAN BUREN ELEVATED - STREETCAR - BUS - TAXI - PEOPLE - 1953

Posted December 13, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL FROM LAKE LOOKING S – CROWDS – STREETCARS – ROOF SIGN UPPER RIGHT – TINTED – 1919   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL FROM LAKE LOOKING S - CROWDS - STREETCARS - ROOF SIGN UPPER RIGHT - TINTED - 1919

Posted December 13, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL FROM LAKE ELEVATED LOOKING S – YELLOW STREETCARS – AWNINGS – CROWDS – TINTED – MARSHALL FIELDS BUILDING DONE – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL FROM LAKE ELEVATED LOOKING S - YELLOW STREETCARS - AWNINGS - CROWDS - TINTED - MARSHALL FIELDS BUILDING DONE - c1910

Posted December 13, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVER – STATE STREET JACKKNIFE BRIDGE OPEN – HUGE LAKER AND TUG – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVER - STATE STREET JACKNIFE BRIDGE OPEN - HUGE LAKER AND TUG - TINTED - c1910

Posted December 13, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO – POSTCARD – WACKER DRIVE AND RIVER – STATE STREET BRIDGE OPEN – EARLY 1950s   Leave a comment

A CHICAGO - POSTCARD - WACKER DRIVE AND RIVER - STATE STREET BRIDGE OPEN - EARLY 1950s

Posted December 13, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE ROMANTIC IVANHOE (RESTAURANT) – 3000 N CLARK – DINING DANCING ENTERTAINMENT SIX BARS – CALLED SEVENTH WONDER OF THE WORLD – BUILDING WAS A SPEAKEASY IN AL CAPONE’S DAY – 1950s   1 comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE ROMANTIC IVANHOE (RESTAURANT) - 3000 N CLARKE - DINING DANCING ENTERTAINMENT SIX BARS - CALLED SEVENTH WONDER OF THE WORLD - 1950s

Posted December 9, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND WASHINGTON – PEOPLE MEETING UNDER FIELDS CLOCK WHICH WAS A POPULAR PRACTICE – KAROLL’S – ROOSEVELT THEATER – 1969 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET AND WASHINGTON - PEOPLE MEETING UNDER FIELDS CLOCK - KAROLLS - ROOSEVELT THEATER - 1969

Posted December 7, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized