WHAT YOU WILL FIND ON JOHN CHUCKMAN’S CHICAGO NOSTALGIA AND MEMORABILIA: URBAN ARTIFACTS, 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   7 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 – STATE STREET – NIGHT – GROUND LEVEL LOOKING S FROM NEAR CHICAGO THEATER – LOOP THEATER – STATE LAKE THEATER – PARKED CARS – MARS LIGHTS – PART OF CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES – NICE VERSION – 1963   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - NIGHT - GROUND LEVEL LOOKING S FROM NEAR CHICAGO THEATER - LOOP THEATER - STATE LAKE THEATER - PARKED CARS - MARS LIGHTS - PART OF CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES - NICE VERSION - 1963

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – NIGHT – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL – CROWDS – TRAFFIC – TWO COPS IN SHORT SLEEVES – PART OF CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES – VERY NICE VERSION – c1964   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - NIGHT - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL - CROWDS - TRAFFIC - TWO COPS IN SHORT SLEEVES - PART OF CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES - VERY NICE VERSION - c1964

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL LOOKING N FROM VAN BUREN – A REALLY NICE VERSION – EARLY- TO MID-1960s   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL LOOKING N FROM VAN BUREN - A REALLY NICE VERSION - EARLY- TO MID-1960s

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND MADISON – AERIAL LOOKING SE – HUGE CROWDS – DOUBLE-DECK BUSES – FIELD’S CLOCK – NOTE STREET CLOCK AT SE CORNER – TINTED – PART OF SERIES FOR 1933 WORLD’S FAIR   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET AND MADISON - AERIAL LOOKING SE - HUGE CROWDS - DOUBLE-DECK BUSES - FIELD'S CLOCK - NOTE STREET CLOCK AT SE CORNER - TINTED - PART OF SERIES FOR 1933 WORLD'S FAIR

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATES RESTAURANT – 52 ADAMS – CARD TO EXPLAIN THE NAME – UNITED STATES IN MINIATURE – MUSIC – c1910   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATES RESTAURANT - 52 ADAMS - CARD TO EXPLAIN THE NAME - UNITED STATES IN MINIATURE - MUSIC - c1910

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – ROCK ISLAND GM AEROTRAIN ENGINE FROM 1950s – IN DILAPIDATED CONDITION – OPERATOR LOOKING OUT CAB SIDE WINDOW – 1964   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - CHICAGO - ROCK ISLAND GM AEROTRAIN ENGINE FROM 1950s - IN DILAPIDATED CONDITION - OPERATOR LOOKING OUT CAB SIDE WINDOW - 1964

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PHOTO OF PANAMA LIMITED TRAIN WITH PASSENGERS AT REAR READY TO LEAVE ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION IN 1916 – USED FOR A LATER CARD   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PHOTO OF PANAMA LIMITED TRAIN WITH PASSENGERS AT REAR READY TO LEAVE ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION IN 1916 - USED FOR A LATER CARD

Posted February 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized