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 – PARKER’S CAFE – 1510 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST STREET) – FRONT FROM STREET – 1923   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PARKER'S CAFE - 1510 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST STREET) - FRONT FROM STREET - 1923

Posted November 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PARKER’S CAFE – 1510 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST STREET) – INTERIOR DINING ROOM – 1923   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PARKER'S CAFE - 1510 HYDE PARK BLVD (51ST STREET) - INTERIOR DINING ROOM - 1923

Posted November 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – ALADDIN’S CASTLE FUN HOUSE – AERIAL PANORAMA – NEIGHBORHOOD BACKGROUND – c1960   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - ALADDIN'S CASTLE FUN HOUSE - AERIAL PANORAMA - NEIGHBORHOOD BACKGROUND - c1960

Posted November 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – ENTRANCE – TINTED – 1908   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - ENTRANCE - TINTED - 1908

Posted November 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – MAIN GATE – CROWD – RIDES – ATTRACTIONS – LARGE PICNIC GROVES – IDEAL FOR FAMILY OUTINGS – ROSCOE AND WESTERN AVE – 1950s   Leave a comment

AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - MAIN GATE - CROWD - RIDES - ATTRACTIONS - LARGE PICNIC GROVES - IDEAL FOR FAMILY OUTINGS - ROSCOE AND WESTERN AVE - LATE-1950s

Posted November 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TICKETS – CHICAGO – SET OF RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK RIDE TICKETS – DATE UNKNOWN – PARK CLOSED 1967   Leave a comment

AA TICKETS - CHICAGO - SET OF RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK RIDE TICKETS - DATE UNKNOWN - PARK CLOSED 1967

Posted November 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – NEWSPAPER AD FOR RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – WESTERN AT BELMONT – LAUGH YOUR TROUBLES AWAY – NEW FLYING CARS – 1954   Leave a comment

AA AD - CHICAGO - NEWSPAPER AD FOR RVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - WESTERN AT BELMONT - LAUGH YOUR TROUBLES AWAY - NEW FLYING CARS - 1954

Posted November 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized