Archive for August 2009

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LITTLE JACK’S RESTAURANT – 3175 WEST MADISON AT KEDZIE – FOUR IMAGES PLUS LOGO – SEE READER COMMENTS FOR AN APPROXIMATION OF THE FAMOUS CHEESECAKE RECIPE   18 comments

LITTLE JACK'S RESTAURANT - 3175 WEST MADISON AT KEDZIE - FOUR IMAGES PLUS LOGO

NAVY PIER – CALLED MUNICIPAL PIER – ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANT – 1926   Leave a comment

NAVY PIER - CALLED MUNICIPAL PIER - ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANT - 1926

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ORSO’S RESTAURANT – MOSIAC OF WOMEN – 1997   Leave a comment

ORSO'S RESTAURANT - MOSIAC OF WOMEN - 1997

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SCHOENHOFEN’S HALL – 882 MILWAUKEE AVE – 1906   Leave a comment

SCHOENHOFEN'S HALL - 882 MILWAUKEE AVE - 1906

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NIELSON’S RESTAURANT – 7330 WEST NORTH AVE – c1940   Leave a comment

NIELSON'S RESTAURANT - 7330 WEST NORTH AVE - c1940

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MUTUAL BREWING COMPANY – 22ND AND SPAULDING AVE – 1915   Leave a comment

MUTUAL BREWING COMPANY - 22ND AND SPAULDING AVE - 1915

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MILK DELIVERY WAGON – SEPIA – NICE – c1910   Leave a comment

MILK DELIVERY WAGON - SEPIA - NICE - c1910

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SWEDEN HOUSE – 157 EAST OHIO – MATCHBOOK   1 comment

SWEDEN HOUSE - 157 EAST OHIO - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RAKLIOS RESTAURANTS – MUSTARD BOWL – 1930s   Leave a comment

RAKLIOS RESTAURANTS - MUSTARD BOWL - 1930s

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MILLER’S CAFE – 23 EAST ADAMS – MENU INSIDE – PAGE TWO – c1960   Leave a comment

MILLER'S CAFE - 23 EAST ADAMS - MENU INSIDE - PAGE TWO - c1960

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MILLER’S CAFE – 23 EAST ADAMS – MENU INSIDE – PAGE ONE – c1960   Leave a comment

MILLER'S CAFE - 23 EAST ADAMS - MENU INSIDE - PAGE ONE - c1960

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MILLER’S CAFE – 23 EAST ADAMS – MENU COVER – WINES AND LIQUORS – c1960   Leave a comment

MILLER'S CAFE - 23 EAST ADAMS - MENU COVER - WINES AND LIQUORS - c1960

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MILLER’S CAFE – 23 EAST ADAMS – MENU COVER – c1960   Leave a comment

MILLER'S CAFE - 23 EAST ADAMS - MENU COVER - c1960

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GATEWAY RESTAURANT – LUNCH ROOM – MENU COVER – 1944   Leave a comment

GATEWAY RESTAURANT - LUNCH ROOM - MENU COVER - 1944

Posted August 31, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WILSON AND COMPANY MEATS – SIX HORSE HITCH OF CLYDESDALES   1 comment

WILSON AND COMPANY MEATS - SIX HORSE HITCH OF CLYDESDALES

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SCHLITZ BEER AD – DRAWINGS TWO WOMEN – CHICAGO COMPANY WORK – 1913   Leave a comment

SCHLITZ BEER AD - DRAWINGS TWO WOMEN - CHICAGO COMPANY WORK - 1913

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RICKETTS RESTAURANT – 2727 NORTH CLARK – INTERIOR WITH WAITRESSES – EARLIER LOCATION OF RESTAURANT – 1937   Leave a comment

RICKETTS RESTAURANT - 2727 NORTH CLARK - INTERIOR WITH WAITRESSES - EARLIER LOCATION OF RESTAURANT - 1937

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LIBBY MCNEILL AND LIBBY – WHITE ENAMEL KITCHEN – PACKING CORNED BEEF – c1910   Leave a comment

LIBBY MCNEILL AND LIBBY - WHITE ENAMEL KITCHEN - PACKING CORNED BEEF - c1910

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

COFFEEE HOUSE GOURMAND – AMUSING CARTOON – 1995   Leave a comment

COFFEEE HOUSE GOURMET - AMUSING CARTOON - 1995

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BISMARCK GARDEN – 1911   Leave a comment

BISMARCK GARDEN - 1911

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TIVOLI RESTAURANT – CHICAGO HEIGHTS – MENU COVER   Leave a comment

TIVOLI RESTAURANT - CHICAGO HEIGHTS - MENU COVER

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MAXIM’S DE PARIS RESTAURANT – ASHTRAY   Leave a comment

MAXIM'S DE PARIS RESTAURANT - ASHTRAY

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BLACKIE’S RESTAURANT – 755 SOUTH CLARK – MATCHBOOK OUTSIDE   Leave a comment

BLACKIE'S RESTAURANT - 755 SOUTH CLARK - MATCHBOOK OUTSIDE

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BLACKIE’S RESTAURANT – 755 SOUTH CLARK – MATCHBOOK INSIDE   Leave a comment

BLACKIE'S - 755 SOUTH CLARK - MATCHBOOK INSIDE

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BILL AND CHARLIE’S – LAKE POINT TOWER – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

BILL AND CHARLIE'S - LAKE POINT TOWER - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BERGHOFF 1887 BEER CAN   Leave a comment

BERGHOFF 1887 BEER CAN

Posted August 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MANZO’S RESTAURANT – 3210 WEST IRVING PARK ROAD – COZY CHECKED TABLE CLOTH AND CHIANTI BOTTLE PLACE – A FAVORITE – MATCHBOOK   1 comment

MANZO'S RESTAURANT - 3210 WEST IRVING PARK ROAD - COZY CHECKED TABLE CLOTH AND CHIANTI BOTTLE PLACE - A FAVORITE - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THE BUFFALO RESTAURANT AND ICE CREAM PARLOR – THE ORIGINAL ON IRVING PARK ROAD – THEY USED TO LINE UP AROUND THE BLOCK ON A SATURDAY – MENU COVER – 1960s   Leave a comment

THE BUFFALO RESTAURANT AND ICE CREAM PARLOR - THE ORIGINAL ON IRVING PARK ROAD - MENU COVER - 1960s

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SCHULIEN’S RESTAURANT – IRVING PARK ROAD – OWNER SAT DOWN AND DID AMAZING MAGIC TRICKS AT EACH TABLE – A FAMILY FAVORITE – MENU COVER   Leave a comment

SCHULIEN'S RESTAURANT - IRVING PARK ROAD - OWNER SAT DOWN AND DID AMAZING MAGIC TRICKS AT EACH TABLE - A FAMILY FAVORITE - MENU COVER

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FRED HARVEY RESTAURANT – UNION STATION – INTERIOR   1 comment

FRED HARVEY RESTAURANT - UNION STATION - INTERIOR

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

VANNIE’S PRIME STEAKS – 134 SOUTH WABASH – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

VANNIE'S PRIME STEAKS - 134 SOUTH WABASH - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MICHAEL TODD’S THEATRE CAFE – SOUVENIR PROGRAM COVER   Leave a comment

MICHAEL TODD'S THEATRE CAFE - SOUVENIR PROGRAM COVER

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AGOSTINO’S RESTAURANT – TOKEN FRONT   1 comment

AGOSTINO'S RESTAURANT - TOKEN FRONT

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TIP TOP INN – THE NURSERY – INTERIOR – c1910   Leave a comment

TIP TOP INN - THE NURSERY - INTERIOR - c1910

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RED STAR INN – NORTH SIDE – NEAR GRANDPA’S OLD APARMENT – 3 IMAGES – NICE – 1976   Leave a comment

RED STAR INN - NORTH SIDE - NEAR GRANDPA'S OLD APARMENT - 3 IMAGES - NICE - 1976

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HAM ‘N’ EGGER RESTAURANT – 58 WEST RANDOLPH – MATCHBOOK   1 comment

HAM 'N' EGGER RESTAURANT - 58 WEST RANDOLPH - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

YE OLDE CELLAR RESTAURANT – 322 NORTH MICHIGAN BLVD – MENU COVER   Leave a comment

YE OLDE CELLAR RESTAURANT - 322 NORTH MICHIGAN BLVD - MENU COVER

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STOUFFER’S – PRUDENTIAL BUILDING – GIBRALTER ROOM – MENU INSIDE TWO – 1956   Leave a comment

STOUFFER'S - PRUDENTIAL BUILDING - GIBRALTER ROOM - MENU INSIDE TWO - 1956

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STOUFFER’S – PRUDENTIAL BUILDING – GIBRALTER ROOM – MENU INSIDE ONE – 1956   Leave a comment

STOUFFER'S - PRUDENTIAL BUILDING - GIBRALTER ROOM - MENU INSIDE ONE - 1956

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STOUFFER’S – PRUDENTIAL BUILDING – GIBRALTER ROOM – MENU COVER – 1956   Leave a comment

STOUFFER'S - PRUDENTIAL BUILDING - GIBRALTER ROOM - MENU COVER - 1956

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RUPNECK’S RESTAURANT – 1127 THORNDALE AVE – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

RUPNECK'S RESTAURANT - 1127 THORNDALE AVE - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ROBERT’S QUICK CHICK – 5300 NORTH WINTHROP – ASHTRAY   Leave a comment

ROBERT'S QUICK CHICK - 5300 NORTH WINTHROP - ASHTRAY

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ISBELLS RESTAURANT – 590 DIVERSEY PARKWAY – MAGIC BAR – MATCHBOOK   1 comment

ISBELLS RESTAURANT - 590 DIVERSEY PARKWAY - MAGIC BAR - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FORT DEARBORN GRILL – 89 EAST WACKER – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – MENU COVER – 1933   Leave a comment

FORT DEARBORN GRILL - 89 EAST WACKER - CENTURY OF PROGRESS - MENU COVER - 1933

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FEBO RESTAURANT – 2501 SOUTH WESTERN – FAMOUS FOR NOTHING – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

FEBO RESTAURANT - 2501 SOUTH WESTERN - FAMOUS FOR NOTHING - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 12, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DRAKE’S RESTAURANT – 131 NORTH DEARBORN – PLUS OTHER RESTAURANTS OWNED BY SAME COMPANY – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

DRAKE'S RESTAURANT - 131 NORTH DEARBORN - PLUS OTHER RESTAURANTS OWNED BY SAME COMPANY - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CONDES BROTHERS – 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK – DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA – MATCHBOOK INSIDE   1 comment

CONDES BROTHERS - 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK - DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA - MATCHBOOK INSIDE

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CONDES BROTHERS – 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK – DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA – MATCHBOOK FRONT   Leave a comment

CONDES BROTHERS - 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK - DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA - MATCHBOOK FRONT

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CONDES BROTHERS RESTAURANT – 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK – DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA – MATCHBOOK BACK   Leave a comment

CONDES BROTHERS RESTAURANT - 1037 GRANVILLE ROGARS PARK - DRIVE-IN WHITING INDIANA - MATCHBOOK BACK

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

COLOSIMO’S RESTAURANT – 2126 WABASH AVE – MENU OPENING PAGE   Leave a comment

COLOSIMO'S RESTAURANT - 2126 WABASH AVE - MENU OPENING PAGE

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

KASTEL LIQUORS – 1100 GRANVILLE ROGERS PARK – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

KASTEL LIQUORS - 1100 GRANVILLE ROGERS PARK - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHERRY BRAND MEAT PRODUCTS – 4750 SOUTH CALIFORNIA – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

CHERRY BRAND MEAT PRODUCTS - 4750 SOUTH CALIFORNIA - MATCHBOOK

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RAG DOLL DANCE BAR – 6135 NORTH WESTERN AVE – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

RAG DOLL DANCE BAR - 6135 NORTH WESTERN AVE - INTERIOR

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GRANITO’S PIZZERIA – 907 WEST TAYLOR – 1953   Leave a comment

GRANITO'S PIZZERIA - 907 WEST TAYLOR - 1953

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WILSON AND COMPANY – CLYDESDALE TEAM – EARLY   Leave a comment

WILSON AND COMPANY - CLYDESDALE TEAM - EARLY

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GOLDEN OX RESTAURANT – OWNER BEHIND BAR WITH STEIN – c1960   1 comment

GOLDEN OX RESTAURANT - OWNER BEHIND BAR WITH STEIN - c1960

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MCDONALD’S – DES PLAINES CORPORATE MUSEUM – LOOKS JUST LIKE THE ONE THAT OPENED ON 79TH STREET – LATE 1950s OR EARLY 1960s   Leave a comment

MCDONALD'S - DES PLAINES CORPORATE MUSEUM - LOOKS JUST LIKE THE ONE THAT OPENED ON 79TH STREET - LATE 1950s OR EARLY 1960s

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

W R RESTAURANT – DOWNTOWN – 1945   1 comment

W R RESTAURANT - DOWNTOWN - 1945

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

VINE GARDENS RESTAURANT – 614 WEST NORTH AVE – 1938   Leave a comment

VINE GARDENS RESTAURANT - 614 WEST NORTH AVE - 1938

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SUOBODA’S NICKELODEAN – CZECH RESTAURANT – INSIDE AND OUTSIDE   Leave a comment

SUOBODA'S NICKELODEAN - CZECH RESTAURANT - INSIDE AND OUTSIDE

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STOCK YARD INN – 1950s   Leave a comment

STOCK YARD INN - 1950s

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OLD HEIDELBERG – THE RATHSKELLER – 1940   Leave a comment

OLD HEIDELBERG - THE RATHSKELLER - 1940

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JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT – 900 N MICHIGAN – SUMMER AWNINGS   2 comments

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT - 900 N MICHIGAN - SUMMER AWNINGS

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT – COUPLE AT TABLE – 1950s   Leave a comment

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT - COUPLE AT TABLE - 1950s

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JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT – 900 N MICHIGAN – SNOWY COURTYARD – 1965   Leave a comment

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT - 900 N MICHIGAN - SNOWY COURTYARD - 1965

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ITALIAN VILLAGE – 71 WEST MONROE – MENU COVER – 1970s   Leave a comment

ITALIAN VILLAGE - 71 WEST MONROE - MENU COVER - 1970s

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BROOKFIELD ZOO RESTAURANT – 1940s   Leave a comment

BROOKFIELD ZOO RESTAURANT - 1940s

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PALM ROOM RESTAURANT – LASALLE HOTEL – 1915   Leave a comment

PALM ROOM RESTAURANT - LASALLE HOTEL - 1915

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NORMANDY HOUSE – 800 N MICHIGAN – INTERIOR – 1955   Leave a comment

NORMANDY HOUSE - 800 N MICHIGAN - INTERIOR - 1955

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICKELBERRY’S RESTAURANT – 2300 WEST 95TH   1 comment

MICKELBERRY'S RESTAURANT - 2300 WEST 95TH

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HOWEY’S RESTAURANT – BROADWAY AND WINONA – FOUR IMAGES   Leave a comment

HOWEY'S RESTAURANT - BROADWAY AND WINONA

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DENNY’S RESTAURANT – 4239 SOUTH HALSTED – c1950   Leave a comment

DENNY'S RESTAURANT - 4239 SOUTH HALSTED - c1950

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BUTTERNUT BREAD FACTORY – 55TH AND WABASH – 1920s   Leave a comment

BUTTERNUT BREAD FACTORY - 55TH AND WABASH - 1920s

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BOSTON DEPARTMENT STORE RESTAURANT – 1940s   Leave a comment

BOSTON DEPARTMENT STORE RESTAURANT - 1940s

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BLUE DANUBE GRILL – 179 N STATE – NEXT TO CHICAGO THEATER   Leave a comment

BLUE DANUBE GRILL - 179 N STATE - NEXT TO CHICAGO THEATER

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BISMARCK HOTEL – WALNUT ROOM – 1940s   Leave a comment

BISMARCK HOTEL - WALNUT ROOM - 1940s

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ART INSTITUTE – MCKINLOCK COURT RESTAURANT – c1960   Leave a comment

ART INSTITUTE - MCKINLOCK COURT RESTAURANT - c1960

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TOPPER’S BEEF AND BOURBON – 1955   Leave a comment

TOPPER'S BEEF AND BOURBON - 1955

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ZENO CHEWING GUM COMPANY – c1910   Leave a comment

ZENO CHEWING GUM COMPANY - c1910

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

YMCA CAFETERIA – WABASH AVE   Leave a comment

YMCA CAFETERIA - WABASH AVE

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

YANKEE DOODLE DOO RESTAURANT – PINE ROOM – 4731 BROADWAY   Leave a comment

YANKEE DOOTLE DOO RESTAURANT - PINE ROOM - 4731 BROADWAY

Posted August 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WISHING WELL RESTAURANT – INTERIOR – 3836 ELSTON AVE – c1960   Leave a comment

WISHING WELL RESTAURANT - INTERIOR - 3836 ELSTON AVE - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILLIAM TELL RESTAURANT – INTERIOR – 5700 NORTH AVENUE – 1954   Leave a comment

WILLIAM TELL RESTAURANT - INTERIOR - 5700 NORTH AVENUE - 1954

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VOGELSANGS RESTAURANT – BOHEMIAN LUNCH – 175 MADISON – 1901   1 comment

VOGELSANGS RESTAURANT - BOHEMIAN LUNCH - 175 MADISON - 1901

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SANTA FE R R – SCOUT CLUB-LOUNGE CAR – INTERIOR – 1939   Leave a comment

SANTA FE R R - SCOUT CLUB-LOUNGE CAR - INTERIOR - 1939

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DINING CAR – OVERLAND EXPRESS – CHICAGO-SAN FRANCISCO – EARLY   Leave a comment

DINING CAR - OVERLAND EXPRESS - CHICAGO-SAN FRANCISCO - EARLY

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CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN – THE 400 – DINING CAR – 1940s   Leave a comment

CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN - THE 400 - DINING CAR - 1940s

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CHICAGO & NORTH WESTERN – 400 STREAMLINER – LUNCH COUNTER & TAP ROOM   Leave a comment

CHICAGO & NORTH WESTERN - 400 STREAMLINER - LUNCH COUNTER & TAP ROOM

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C AND E I RR – CAFE LOUNGE – FULL OF PEOPLE   Leave a comment

C AND E I RR - CAFE LOUNGE - FULL OF PEOPLE

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BUFFET-SMOKING CAR – LOS ANGELES LIMITED – NORTHWESTERN RR – c1910   Leave a comment

BUFFET-SMOKING CAR - LOS ANGELES LIMITED - NORTHWESTERN RR - c1910

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TOWN CASINO – 6 NORTH CLARK – c1950   Leave a comment

TOWN CASINO - 6 NORTH CLARK - c1950

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TOM JONES RESTAURANT – LADIES’ CAFE – 1907   Leave a comment

TOM JONES RESTAURANT - LADIES' CAFE - 1907

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TOM JONES RESTAURANT – 175 JACKSON – AMERICAN PRINCESS PICTURE   Leave a comment

TOM JONES RESTAURANT - 175 JACKSON - AMERICAN PRINCESS PICTURE

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THOMPSON’S RESTAURANTS – MULTI-PHOTO – 1890s   Leave a comment

THOMPSON'S RESTAURANTS - MULTI-PHOTO - 1890s

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THE ROUND TABLE RESTAURANT – 5721 NORTH CLARK – 2 INTERIOR VIEWS   1 comment

THE ROUND TABLE RESTAURANT - 5721 NORTH CLARK - 2 INTERIOR VIEWS

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THE BAMBOO INN – 11 NORTH CLARK STREET – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

THE BAMBOO INN - 11 NORTH CLARK STREET - INTERIOR

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ED’S RESTAURANT – SHERIDAN ROAD – 1950s   Leave a comment

ED'S RESTAURANT - SHERIDAN ROAD - 1950s

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SURREY FINE FOODS – 105TH AND SOUTH WESTERN   Leave a comment

SURREY FINE FOODS - 105TH AND SOUTH WESTERN

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STOCK YARD INN – SIX-HORSE TEAM – EARLY   Leave a comment

STOCK YARD INN - SIX-HORSE TEAM - EARLY

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STEVE’S RESTAURANT – SEPIA – EARLY   Leave a comment

STEVE'S RESTAURANT - SEPIA - EARLY

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STEVENS HOTEL – BOULEVARD ROOM RESTAURANT – ICE SHOW – INTERIOR – SEPIA – 1940   Leave a comment

STEVENS HOTEL - BOULEVARD ROOM RESTAURANT - ICE SHOW - INTERIOR - SEPIA - 1940

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TECO INN – 2207 EAST 71ST AND 2108 EAST 71ST – SOUTH SHORE   Leave a comment

 TECO INN - 2207 EAST 71ST AND 2108 EAST 71ST - SOUTH SHORE

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SONNY GOLDSTONE’S YACHT CLUB – 50 E OAK – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

SONNY GOLDSTONE'S YACHT CLUB - 50 E OAK - INTERIOR

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOLICK’S RESTAURANT – 4207 WEST MADISON – DINING ROOM – c1940   Leave a comment

SOLICK'S RESTAURANT - 4207 WEST MADISON - DINING ROOM - c1940

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SINGAPORE STEAK AND CHOP HOUSE – 1011 NORTH RUSH – 2 IMAGES – c1960   Leave a comment

SINGAPORE STEAK AND CHOP HOUSE - 1011 NORTH RUSH - 2 IMAGES - c1960

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SINGAPORE RESTAURANT – 1011 NORTH RUSH – 3 IMAGES – c1940   Leave a comment

SINGAPORE RESTAURANT - 1011 NORTH RUSH - 3 IMAGES - c1940

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SHERMAN HOUSE COLLEGE INN RESTAURANT – WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK BRANCH – c1910   Leave a comment

SHERMAN HOUSE COLLEGE INN RESTAURANT - WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK BRANCH - c1910

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SHERIDAN HOTEL – CAMELOT ROOM – 1952   Leave a comment

SHERIDAN HOTEL - CAMELOT ROOM - 1952

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SHERATON-BLACKSTONE – CAFE BONAPARTE – INTERIOR – 1960   Leave a comment

SHERATON-BLACKSTONE - CAFE BONAPARTE - INTERIOR - 1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SEARS ROEBUCK – AD FOR SANITARY ECONOMY KING CREAM SEPARATOR – WOMAN DEMONSTRATING – 1916   Leave a comment

SEARS ROEBUCK - SANITARY ECONOMY KING CREAM SEPARATOR - WOMAN DEMONSTRATING - 1916

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SCOT’S RESTAURANT – 7547 NORTH CLARK – INTERIOR – c1960   Leave a comment

SCOT'S RESTAURANT - 7547 NORTH CLARK - INTERIOR - c1960

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SAMBO’S RESTAURANT – 6600 GUNNISON AVE – TWO INTERIOR IMAGES – c1940   Leave a comment

SAMBO'S RESTAURANT - 6600 GUNNISON AVE - TWO INTERIOR IMAGES - c1940

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RUSSELL’S SILVER BAR AND RESTAURANT – INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR – c1940   Leave a comment

RUSSELL'S SILVER BAR AND RESTAURANT - INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR - c1940

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RUSH STREET – TWO IMAGES – MR KELLY’S AND CABARET – NIGHT – 1953   Leave a comment

RUSH STREET - TWO IMAGES - MR KELLY'S AND CABARET - NIGHT - 1953

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ROYAL CAFE – 536 NORTH STATE STREET – INTERIOR – 1907   Leave a comment

ROYAL CAFE - 536 NORTH STATE STREET - INTERIOR - 1907

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ROBIN HOOD’S GARDEN AT IVANHOE RESTAURANT – 3000 NORTH CLARK   Leave a comment

ROBIN HOOD'S GARDEN AT IVANHOE RESTAURANT - 3000 NORTH CLARK

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RIDGE INN – 6648 RIDGE AVE – SEPIA – EARLY   Leave a comment

RIDGE INN - 6648 RIDGE AVE - SEPIA - EARLY

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PRESTO RESTAURANT AND BARCELONA LOUNGE – 4742 NORTH WESTERN AVE – GRANDPA KNEW THIS PLACE – c1960   Leave a comment

PRESTO RESTAURANT AND BARCELONA LOUNGE - 4742 NORTH WESTERN AVE - GRANDPA KNEW THIS PLACE - c1960

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PORTRAIT OF UNKNOWN WAITER IN APRON – SEPIA – EARLY   Leave a comment

PORTRAIT OF UNKNOWN WAITER IN APRON - SEPIA - EARLY

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PILSEN AUDITORIUM – 1461 BLUE ISLAND AVE – 3 IMAGES – BILLIARD HALL BUFFET DINING ROOM – 1910   Leave a comment

PILSEN AUDITORIUM - 1461 BLUE ISLAND AVE - 3 IMAGES - BILLIARD HALL BUFFET DINING ROOM - 1910

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PERK’S DINING ROOM – BACK OF INTERIOR CARD   Leave a comment

PERK'S DINING ROOM - BACK OF INTERIOR CARD

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MUNICIPAL AIRPORT – MARSHALL FIELD CLOUD ROOM – WINDOW VIEW OF PLANES – c1950   Leave a comment

MUNICIPAL AIRPORT - MARSHALL FIELD CLOUD ROOM - WINDOW VIEW OF PLANES - c1950

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MONTE CRISTO RESTAURANT – 645 ST CLAIR STREET – 2 INTERIOR IMAGES – c1940   Leave a comment

MONTE CRISTO RESTAURANT - 645 ST CLAIR STREET - 2 INTERIOR IMAGES - c1940

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PERK’S DINING ROOM – INTERIOR – 3806 NORTH CENTRAL AVE   Leave a comment

PERK'S DINING ROOM - INTERIOR - 3806 NORTH CENTRAL AVE

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PEKIN HOUSE RESTAURANT – 2311 WEST DEVON AVE – INTERIOR – c1960   Leave a comment

PEKIN HOUSE RESTAURANT - 2311 WEST DEVON AVE - INTERIOR - c1960

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NEW HOTEL BREVOORT – ART DECO – 3 IMAGES – 1908   Leave a comment

NEW HOTEL BREVOORT - ART DECO - 3 IMAGES - 1908

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MIDWAY AIRPORT – MARSHALL FIELD COFFEE SHOP – c1950   Leave a comment

MIDWAY AIRPORT - MARSHALL FIELD COFFEE SHOP - c1950

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MAYFAIR HOUSE RESTAURANT – 4828 ELSTON AVE   Leave a comment

MAYFAIR HOUSE RESTAURANT - 4828 ELSTON AVE

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MATH IGLER’S CASINO – 1627 MELROSE STREET – 4 IMAGES PLUS MAP – 1961   Leave a comment

MATH IGLER'S CASINO - 1627 MELROSE STREET - 4 IMAGES PLUS MAP - 1961

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MARSHALL FIELD – CONFECTIONERY SECTION – 1914   Leave a comment

MARSHALL FIELD - CONFECTIONERY SECTION - 1914

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MANGAM’S CHATEAU RESTAURANT – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

MANGAM'S CHATEAU RESTAURANT - INTERIOR

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MADISON STREET – LOOKING EAST FROM FIFTH AVE – CROWD – SEVERAL RESTAURANTS – EARLY   Leave a comment

MADISON STREET - LOOKING EAST FROM FIFTH AVE - CROWD - SEVERAL RESTAURANTS - EARLY

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LIBBY MCNEIL AND LIBBY – WHITE ENAMEL KITCHEN – EARLY   Leave a comment

LIBBY MCNEIL AND LIBBY - WHITE ENAMEL KITCHEN - EARLY

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LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT – 63RD AND NORMAL – INTERIOR – 1936   Leave a comment

LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT - 63RD AND NORMAL - INTERIOR - 1936

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LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT – 63RD AND NORMAL – 2 IMAGES AND MAP   Leave a comment

LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT - 63RD AND NORMAL - 2 IMAGES AND MAP

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LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT – 63RD AT NORMAL AVE – WE USE ONLY LEFT HAMS – 1938   Leave a comment

LAUER SISTERS RESTAURANT - 63RD AT NORMAL AVE - WE USE ONLY LEFT HAMS -1938

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LASALLE HOTEL – RED ROOM   Leave a comment

LASALLE HOTEL - RED ROOM

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LANDER’S RESTAURANT – 134 SOUTH WABASH AVE – 3 INTERIOR IMAGES – c1950   Leave a comment

LANDER'S RESTAURANT - 134 SOUTH WABASH AVE - 3 INTERIOR IMAGES - c1950

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L’AIGLON RESTAURANT – ONTARIO STREET AT NORTH WABASH – 6 IMAGES   Leave a comment

L'AIGLON RESTAURANT - ONTARIO STREET AT NORTH WABASH - 6 IMAGES

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KUNTZ RESTAURANT – 1905   Leave a comment

KUNTZ RESTAURANT - 1905

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KUNGSHOLM RESTAURANT & PUPPET OPERA – RUSH AND ONTARIO – VIKING LOUNGE   Leave a comment

KUNGSHOLM RESTAURANT & PUPPET OPERA - RUSH AND ONTARIO - VIKING LOUNGE

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KNICKERBOCKER HOTEL – BOAT BAR   Leave a comment

KNICKERBOCKER HOTEL - BOAT BAR

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO JOLLY CHEF RESTAURANT – WABASH AVE – DUAL-PHOTO   1 comment

JOLLY CHEF RESTAURANT - WABASH AVE - DUAL-PHOTO

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J F DOGLE’S CLUB HOUSE – 6358 EVANSTON AVE – S W CORNER DEVON AVE – EDGEWATER – 1913   Leave a comment

J F DOGLE'S CLUB HOUSE - 6358 EVANSTON AVE - S W CORNER DEVON AVE - EDGEWATER - 1913

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ITALIAN VILLAGE RESTAURANT – 71 WEST MONROE – 4 IMAGES – c1960   Leave a comment

ITALIAN VILLAGE RESTAURANT - 71 WEST MONROE - 4 IMAGES - c1960

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INGLENOOK RESTAURANT – 115 TH AND HALSTED – 1957   Leave a comment

INGLENOOK RESTAURANT - 115 TH AND HALSTED - 1957

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HOTEL SHERMAN – CELTIC BAR – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

HOTEL SHERMAN - CELTIC BAR - INTERIOR

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HOE SAI GAI RESTAURANT – MING ROOM – 96 WEST RANDOLPH   Leave a comment

HOE SAI GAI RESTAURANT - MING ROOM - 96 WEST RANDOLPH

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TERRACE ROOM – MORAINE HOTEL – INTERIOR   Leave a comment

TERRACE ROOM - MORAINE HOTEL - INTERIOR

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HENRICI’S RESTAURANT – 108 RANDOLPH – ADVERTISING – 1901   Leave a comment

HENRICI'S RESTAURANT - 108 RANDOLPH - ADVERTISING - 1901

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