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 – NORTH MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL NEAR WATER TOWER – CROWD OF PEDESTRIANS NEAR SHOP LOWER LEFT – BUS – PALMOLIVE BUILDING – WATER TOWER – THE KIND OF IMAGE WITH THE BUS AND CROWD THAT JUST TAKES YOU BACK AS THOUGH YOU WERE THERE WALKING ALONG THE SIDEWALK – CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES – c1964   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORTH MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL NEAR WATER TOWER - CROWD OF PEDESTRIANS NEAR SHOP LOWER LEFT - BUS - PALMOLIVE BUILDING - WATER TOWER - CITY BEAUTIFUL - c1964

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MADISON AND CRAWFORD AVE – STREET LEVEL LOOKING NW – A WEST SIDE SHOPPING DISTRICT – THREE SISTERS STORE AND WALGREEN’S DRUG STORE – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MADISON AND CRAWFORD AVE - STREET LEVEL LOOKING NW - A WEST SIDE SHOPPING DISTRICT - THREE SISTERS STORE AND WALGREEN'S - c1950

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GRAND PACIFIC HOTEL – CLARK AND JACKSON BLVD – THREE-QUARTERS VIEW SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FROM GROUND – SOME PEDESTRIANS – CARRIAGE – TINTED – REALLY NICE VERSION – 1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GRAND PACIFIC HOTEL - CLARK AND JACKSON BLVD - THREE-QUARTERS VIEW SOMEWHAT ELEVATED FROM GROUND - SOME PEDESTRIANS - CARRIAGE - TINTED - REALLY NICE VERSION - 1910

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD’S FAIR – NORTHERLY ISLAND AND LAGOON WITH SOME OF CITY BEHIND – AERIAL PANORAMA – BLIMP AND SHADOW LOWER LEFT – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD'S FAIR - NORTHERLY ISLAND AND LAGOON WITH SOME OF CITY BEHIND - AERIAL PANORAMA - BLIMP AND SHADOW LOWER LEFT - 1933

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AMERICAN MUSIC HALL – VAUDEVILLE – THREE-QUARTER VIEW STREET LEVEL – ADDRESS UNKNOWN – TINTED – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - AMERICAN MUSIC HALL - VAUDEVILLE - THREE-QUARTER VIEW STREET LEVEL - ADDRESS UNKNOWN - TINTED - 1910s

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – EXCURSION STEAMER LEAVING FOR A LAKE TRIP – TUG BOAT – TINTED – 1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CHICAGO RIVER - EXCURSION STEAMER LEAVING FOR A LAKE TRIP - TUG BOAT - TINTED - 1910

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL – EARLIER VICTORIAN CAMPUS OF BUILDINGS – ADDRESS UNKNOWN – AERIAL PANORAMA -TINTED – NICE VERSION – 1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL - EARLIER VICTORIAN CAMPUS OF BUILDINGS - ADDRESS UNKNOWN - AERIAL PANORAMA -TINTED - 1912

Posted June 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized