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

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GROUND-LEVEL VIEW ACROSS RIVER LOOKING N E – EVENING – WENDELLA BOAT RIDES – TRIBUNE TOWER – 1971   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GROUND-LEVEL VIEW ACROSS RIVER LOOKING N E - EVENING - WENDELLA BOAT RIDES - TRIBUNE TOWER - 1971

Posted July 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRIBUNE TOWER AND NEARBY BUILDINGS – AERIAL FROM ACROSS RIVER – NOTE AWNINGS PARKING – 1931   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRIBUNE TOWER AND NEARBY BUILDINGS - AERIAL FROM ACROSS RIVER - NOTE AWNINGS PARKING - 1931

Posted July 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK ZOO – AERIAL – BIG CROWD NEAR ELEPHANT COMPOUND – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LINCOLN PARK ZOO - AERIAL - BIG CROWD NEAR ELEPHANT COMPOUND - 1920s

Posted July 25, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT – WHEN EITEL – RANDOLPH JUST W OF STATE – NEW YEAR 1951   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT - WHEN EITEL - RANDOLPH JUST W OF STATE - NEW YEAR 1951

Posted July 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH MICHIGAN AVE LOOKING S AT GROUND LEVEL – TWIN COACH BUS LETTING PASSENGERS – WATER TOWER GETTING REPAIRS OR MAINTENANCE – LATE 1950s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NORTH MICHIGAN AVE LOOKING S AT GROUND LEVEL - TWIN COACH BUS LETTING PASSENGERS - WATER TOWER GETTING REPAIRS OR MAINENANCE - LATE 1950s

Posted July 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARINA CITY BEING BUILT – FAIRLY EARLY STAGE – FIRST TOWER COMPLETED 1962 AND SECOND 1963   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MARINA CITY BEING BUILT - FAIRLY EARLY STAGE - FIRST TOWER COMPLETED 1962 AND SECOND 1963

Posted July 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE AND MONROE – AERIAL – CALLED PALMER HOUSE CORNER – CROWDS – DOUBLE-DECK BUS – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE AND MONROE - AERIAL - CALLED PALMER HOUSE CORNER - CROWDS - DOUBLE-DECK BUS - TINTED - c1920

Posted July 24, 2017 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized