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

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – BUS STOP IN FRONT OF MANDEL BROTHERS – CROWD OF WOMEN – BUS PULLED UP – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - BUS STOP IN FRONT OF MANDEL BROTHERS - CROWD OF WOMEN - BUS PULLED UP - c1950

Posted March 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL – LOOKING S – RED-TINGED BUILDING ON LEFT IS MASONIC TEMPLE AT RANDOLPH – FIELD’S IS NEXT – YELLOW STREETCARS – WAGONS – AWNINGS – THEATORIUM – TINTED – 1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL - LOOKING S - RED-TINGED BUILDING ON LEFT IS MASONIC TEMPLE AT RANDOLPH - FIELD'S IS NEXT - YELLOW STREETCARS - WAGONS - AWNINGS - THEATORIUM -

Posted March 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING S FROM ELEVATED – CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEATERS – TELENEWS WHICH BECAME THE LOOP – TROLLEYS BUSES – MARSHALL FIELDS CENTER LEFT – NICE VERSION – 1948   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING S FROM ELEVATED - CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEATERS - TELENEWS WHICH BECAME THE LOOP - TROLLEYS BUSES - MARSHALL FIELDS CENTER LEFT - NICE VERSI

Posted March 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 1871 IMAGE OF RANDOLPH AND STATE – LOOKING NE – AFTER THE CHICAGO FIRE – CARD 1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 1871 IMAGE OF RANDOLPH AND STATE - LOOKING NE - AFTER THE CHICAGO FIRE - CARD 1912

Posted March 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE RESIDENTIAL HOTEL – 1454-64 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST) – ONE BLOCK FROM ILLINOIS CENTRAL – NICE VERSION – 1916   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE RESIDENTIAL HOTEL - 1454-64 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST) - ONE BLOCK FROM ILLINOIS CENTRAL - NICE VERSION - 1916

Posted March 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – JUST N OF RANDOPH LOOKING N – CROWD OF SHOPPERS AND OTHERS IN BRIGHT MID-DAY SUN – I QUITE LOVE THE “FEEL” OF THE IMAGE AND THE WAY IT SO CAPTURES A TIME – 1950s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - JUST N OF RANDOPH LOOKING N - CROWD OF SHOPPERS AND OTHERS IN BRIGHT MID-DAY SUN - 1950s.jpg

Posted March 26, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO BEACH HOTEL – NOT THE ORIGINAL FROM THE TURN OF THE 19TH CENTURY – EAST HYDE PARK BLVD AND THE LAKE – AERIAL PANORAMA – TINTED   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CHICAGO BEACH HOTEL - NOT THE ORIGINAL - EAST HYDE PARK BLVD AND THE LAKE - AERIAL PANORAMA - TINTED

Posted March 22, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized