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 – WELLS STREET – OLD TOWN NEIGHBORHOOD – PEOPLE WALKING ON THE SIDEWALK – NOTE MARSHALL FIELD DELIVERY TRUCK IN TRAFFIC – c LATE-1960s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WELLS STREET - OLD TOWN NEIGHBORHOOD - PEOPLE WALKING ON THE SIDEWALK - NOTE MARSHALL FIELD DELIVERY TRUCK IN TRAFFIC - c LATE-1960s

Posted May 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – S OF VAN BUREN LOOKING N – SEARS ON RIGHT – ELEVATED STATION AHEAD – 1965   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - S OF VAN BUREN LOOKING N - SEARS ON RIGHT - ELEVATED STATION AHEAD - 1965

Posted May 28, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – BARTENDER AT TRACY’S EXPLAINS NEW LAW ALLOWING WOMEN TO DRINK ONLY AT TABLES AND NOT AT THE BAR – NOT ONE OF CHICAGO’S HIGH POINTS – 1942   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - BARTENDER AT TRACY'S EXPLAINS NEW LAW ALLOWING WOMEN TO DRINK ONLY AT TABLES AND NOT AT THE BAR - NOT ONE OF CHICAGO'S HIGH POINTS - 1942

Posted May 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE TERRACE AND ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANTS AND SODA FOUNTAINS – WILSON AND COMPANY MEAT PACKERS – WORLD’S FAIR – NICE VERSION – TINTED – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE TERRACE AND ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANTS AND SODA FOUNTAINS - WILSON AND COMPANY MEAT PACKERS - WORLD'S FAIR - NICE VERSION - TINTED - 1933

Posted May 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE BISMARCK GARDEN AT NIGHT – BROADWAY AND LAKE – 1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE BISMARCK GARDEN AT NIGHT - BROADWAY AND LAKE - 1912

Posted May 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MATHON’S RESTAURANT – WAUKEGAN – FOR ICHTHYOPHAGISTS – DINING ROOM – FRONT – FISHING TUG IN LAKE – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MATHON'S RESTAURANT - WAUKEGAN - FOR ICHTHYOPAGISTS - DINING ROOM - FRONT - FISHING TUG IN LAKE - c1950

Posted May 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GEORGE HESSBERGER’S RESTAURANT – 4300 LINCOLN AVE – STREETCORNER – TWO INTERIORS – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GEORGE HESSBERGER'S RESTAURANT - 4300 LINCOLN AVE - STREETCORNER - TWO INTERIORS - c1960

Posted May 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized