Archive for September 2009

STRATFORD HOTEL – c1910   Leave a comment

STRATFORD HOTEL - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THE ROOKERY – 1911   Leave a comment

THE ROOKERY - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POLK STREET STATION – ORIGINAL TOWER TOP – c 1910   Leave a comment

POLK STREET STATION - ORIGINAL TOWER TOP - c 1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NORTH SHORE – AERIAL – NORTH FROM LINCOLN PARK – SHORE LINE -1960s   Leave a comment

NORTH SHORE - AERIAL - NORTH FROM LINCOLN PARK - SHORE LINE -1960s

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SKYLINE PORTION – NIGHT – 1960s   1 comment

SKYLINE PORTION - NIGHT - 1960s

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LOOKING NORTH FROM DOWNTOWN – AERIAL – 1960s   Leave a comment

LOOKING NORTH FROM DOWNTOWN - AERIAL - 1960s

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MARSHALL FIELD – STATE STREET – MASONIC TEMPLE – STREETCARS – WAGONS – EARLY   Leave a comment

MARSHALL FIELD - STATE STREET - MASONIC TEMPLE - STREETCARS - WAGONS - EARLY

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SIEGEL COOPER DEPARTMENT STORE – WHAT LATER BECAME SEARS – STATE STREET – 1911   Leave a comment

SIEGEL COOPER DEPARTMENT STORE - WHAT LATER BECAME SEARS - STATE STREET - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ROW OF TWO-FLATS – CENTRAL PARK AVE – SOUTH OF CHICAGO AVE – BUILT BY HENRY SCHRIK AND COMPANY – c1910   Leave a comment

ROW OF TWO-FLATS - CENTRAL PARK AVE - SOUTH OF CHICAGO AVE  - BUILT BY HENRY SCHRIK AND COMPANY - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MICHIGAN AVE – ART INSTITUTE – TRAFFIC – PEDESTRIANS – c1940   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE - ART INSTITUTE - TRAFFIC - PEDESTRIANS - c1940

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – THE CREATION – PEOPLE WALKING -1910   Leave a comment

RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - THE CREATION - PEOPLE WALKING -1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RELIANCE BUILDING – STATE STREET – 1911   Leave a comment

RELIANCE BUILDING - STATE STREET - 1911

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MICHIGAN BLVD – LOOKING NORTH – TRAFFIC – c1920   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN BLVD - LOOKING NORTH - TRAFFIC - c1920

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PALMOLIVE BUILDING AND DRAKE HOTEL – LOOKING SOUTH – c1960   Leave a comment

PALMOLIVE BUILDING AND DRAKE HOTEL - LOOKING SOUTH - c1960

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – CORNER VIEW – 1912   Leave a comment

PALMER HOUSE HOTEL - CORNER VIEW - 1912

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MEDINAH TEMPLE – 600 N WABASH – PARKED CARS – c1950   Leave a comment

MEDINAH TEMPLE - 600 N WABASH - PARKED CARS - c1950

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NAVY PIER – WHEN BRANCH OF UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS – AS I KNEW IT – GYM BUILDING FOREGROUND – c1960   Leave a comment

NAVY PIER - WHEN BRANCH OF UNIVERSITY OF ILLOIS - AS I KNEW IT - GYM BUILDING FOREGROUND - c1960

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MONTGOMERY WARD AND COMPANY – ON CHICAGO RIVER – STEAMER – c1910   Leave a comment

MONTGOMERY WARD AND COMPANY - ON CHICAGO RIVER - STEAMER - c1910

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POST OFFICE NEW – DOME – c1910   Leave a comment

POST OFFICE NEW - DOME - c1910

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STATE STREET – MARINA TOWERS BACKGROUND – STATE LAKE AND CHICAGO THEATERS – PEDESTRIANS – 1964   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - MARINA TOWERS BACKGROUND - STATE LAKE AND CHICAGO THEATERS - PEDESTRIANS - 1964

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PICASSO SCULPTURE – DIFFERENT VIEW FROM BACK – 1968   Leave a comment

PICASSO SCULPTURE - DIFFERENT VIEW FROM BACK - 1968

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NORWEIGIAN-AMERICAN HOSPITAL – c1920s   Leave a comment

NORWEIGIAN-AMERICAN HOSPITAL - c1920s

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MADISON STREET EAST – FROM DEARBORN – AERIAL – MCVICKERS THEATRE – 1911   Leave a comment

MADISON STREET EAST - FROM DEARBORN - AERIAL - MCVICKERS THEATRE - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LINCOLN PARK BLVD – NORTH OF INDIANA ST – APARTMENT BUILDINGS – CORNER STORE AND SIGNS – c1910   Leave a comment

LINCOLN PARK BLVD - NORTH OF INDIANA ST - APARTMENT BUILDINGS - CORNER STORE AND SIGNS - SEPIA - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LINCOLN PARK – ENTRANCE WITH STREETCAR – CAR – PEDESTRIANS – c1910   Leave a comment

LINCOLN PARK - ENTRANCE WITH STREETCAR - CAR - PEDESTRIANS - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LINCOLN PARK – BOAT HOUSE – 1911   Leave a comment

LINCOLN PARK - BOAT HOUSE - 1911

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ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION – c1910   Leave a comment

ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION - c1910

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LAWYERS BUILDING – LASALLE AT WASHINGTON – ETCHING – EARLY   Leave a comment

LAWYERS BUILDING - LASALLE AT WASHINGTON - ETCHING - EARLY

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ELEVATED – FIRE WAGON – CROWD – EVENING – 1901   Leave a comment

ELEVATED - FIRE WAGON - CROWD - EVENING - 1901

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HISTORICAL SOCIETY – ORIGINAL ROMANESQUE BUILDING – HORSE – PEDESTRIANS – CAR -1909   Leave a comment

HISTORICAL SOCIETY - ORIGINAL ROMANESQUE BUILDING - HORSE - PEDESTRIANS - CAR -1909

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HARRIS TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK – 111 WEST MONROE – INTERIOR – 1913   Leave a comment

HARRIS TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK - 111 WEST MONROE - INTERIOR - 1913

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO ARENA – PARKED CARS – c1940   Leave a comment

CHICAGO ARENA - PARKED CARS - c1940

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FORT DEARBORN MONUMENT – 1911   Leave a comment

FORT DEARBORN MONUMENT - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTRAL PLAZA HOTEL – CARS PARKED – CENTRAL AVE AND LAKE STREET – 1940s   Leave a comment

CENTRAL PLAZA HOTEL - CARS PARKED - CENTRAL AVE AND LAKE STREET - 1940s

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO STADIUM – NIGHT – c1950   Leave a comment

CHICAGO STADIUM - NIGHT - c1950

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CHICAGO CLUB – ROMANESQUE BUILDING – 1908   Leave a comment

CHICAGO CLUB - ROMANESQUE BUILDING - 1908

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AUDITORIUM HOTEL – LOUIS SULLIVAN BUILDING – 1911   Leave a comment

AUDITORIUM HOTEL - LOUIS SULLIVAN BUILDING - 1911

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BLACKSTONE MEMORIAL LIBRARY – c1910   Leave a comment

BLACKSTONE MEMORIAL LIBRARY - c1910

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D. B. FISK AND COMPANY – 225 NORTH WABASH AVE – 1917   Leave a comment

D. B. FISK AND COMPANY - 225 NORTH WABASH AVE - 1917

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DOUGLAS PARK – MEN’S SWIMMING POOL – c1910   Leave a comment

DOUGLAS PARK - MEN'S SWIMMING POOL - c1910

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LASALLE STREET – CABS – CARS – LASALLE HOTEL – c1970   Leave a comment

LASALLE STREET - CABS - CARS - LASALLE HOTEL - c1970

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GARFIELD PARK – MAN ON ISLAND AND SWAN – 1908   Leave a comment

GARFIELD PARK - MAN ON ISLAND AND SWAN - 1908

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BORLAND BUILDING – LASALLE AND MONROE – c1910   Leave a comment

BORLAND BUILDING - LASALLE AND MONROE - c1910

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CHICAGO RIVER – RUSH STREET BRIDGE – STEAMERS – c1910   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - RUSH STREET BRIDGE - STEAMERS - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LAKE SHORE DRIVE – LOOKING NORTH FROM DRAKE HOTEL – EARLY   Leave a comment

LAKE SHORE DRIVE - LOOKING NORTH FROM DRAKE HOTEL

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JACKSON PARK – REPLICA OF COLUMBUS’S SANTA MARIA – 1911   Leave a comment

JACKSON PARK - REPLICA OF COLUMBUS'S SANTA MARIA - 1911

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JACKSON PARK – JAPANESE HOUSE – c1910   Leave a comment

JACKSON PARK - JAPANESE HOUSE - c1910

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ILLINOIS THEATER – 1909   Leave a comment

ILLINOIS THEATER - 1909

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FIRST NATIONAL BANK – 1911   Leave a comment

FIRST NATIONAL BANK - 1911

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LASALLE STREET – ILLINOIS TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK – WAGONS – c1910   Leave a comment

LASALLE STREET - ILLINOIS TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK - WAGONS - c1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FIELD MUSEUM – ODD PERSPECTIVE MAKES IT LOOK ON LAKESHORE   Leave a comment

FIELD MUSEUM - ODD PERSPECTIVE MAKES IT LOOK ON LAKESHORE

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ELEVATED – WABASH AVE – 1911   Leave a comment

ELEVATED - WABASH AVE - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DREXEL BLVD – CARRIAGES – TWO WOMEN WITH A CHILD – YOUNG TREES – 1911   Leave a comment

DREXEL BLVD - CARRIAGES - TWO WOMEN WITH A CHILD - YOUNG TREES - 1911

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

COUNTRY CLUB HOTEL – 6930 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE – 1933   Leave a comment

COUNTRY CLUB HOTEL - 6930 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE - 1933

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CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN STATION – INTERIOR – 1923   Leave a comment

CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN STATION - INTERIOR - 1923

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COMMERCIAL STREET – LAYFAYETTE HOTEL – BAR – STORES – AWNINGS – 1911   Leave a comment

COMMERCIAL STREET - LAYFAYETTE HOTEL - BAR - STORES - AWNINGS - 1911

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COLONIAL THEATRE – 1911   Leave a comment

COLONIAL THEATRE - 1911

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CHINATOWN – NIGHT – c1970   Leave a comment

CHINATOWN - NIGHT - c1970

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO RIVER – WRIGLEY BUILDING – SHIP PASSING THROUGH NEW BRIDGE – c1920   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - WRIGLEY BUILDING - SHIP PASSING THROUGH NEW BRIDGE - c1920

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO RIVER – STEAMER – TUGBOAT – c1960   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - STEAMER - TUGBOAT - c1960

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CENTURY OF PROGRESS – AERIAL PANORAMA – 1933-4   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - AERIAL PANORAMA - 1933-4

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ASHLAND BUILDING – 1911   Leave a comment

ASHLAND BUILDING - 1911

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BLACKSTONE THEATRE – c1910   Leave a comment

BLACKSTONE THEATRE - c1910

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APARTMENT BUILDING AND CAR PARKED – c1910   Leave a comment

UNKNOWN APARTMENT BUILDING AND CAR PARKED - c1910

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ADAMS PLAYGROUND – SEMINARY AND CENTER STREET – CHILDREN HAVING RACES – 1910   Leave a comment

ADAMS PLAYGROUND - SEMINARY AND CENTER STREET - CHILDREN HAVING RACES - 1910

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHEDD AQUARIUM – TREE SHADOWS – c1950   Leave a comment

SHEDD AQUARIUM - TREE SHADOWS - c1950

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WGN STUDIOS – AT TRIBUNE TOWER – PARKED CARS – c1950   Leave a comment

WGN STUDIOS - AT TRIBUNE TOWER - PARKED CARS - c1950

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WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK – AERIAL – CHUTES – EAST BOARD WALK – RACING COASTER – 1914   Leave a comment

WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK - AERIAL - CHUTES - EAST BOARD WALK - RACING COASTER - 1914

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MICHIGAN AVE NORTH – AERIAL FROM WRIGLEY – TRAFFIC – PEDESTRIANS – 1933   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE NORTH - AERIAL FROM WRIGLEY - TRAFFIC - PEDESTRIANS - 1933

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO RIVER – NIGHT – FROM MERCHANDISE MART – NOTE MARINA CITY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS ON BALCONIES – c1965   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - NIGHT - FROM MERCHANDISE MART - NOTE MARINA CITY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS ON BALCONIES - c1965

Posted September 30, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RANDOLPH STREET AT NIGHT – RESTAURANTS THEATERS AND SIGNS – c1960   Leave a comment

RANDOLPH STREET AT NIGHT - RESTAURANTS THEATERS AND SIGNS - c1960

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNION STOCK YARDS – ENTRANCE – 1940s   Leave a comment

UNION STOCK YARDS - ENTRANCE - 1940s

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CHICAGO RIVER – NIGHT – WRIGLEY BUILDING – EQUITABLE INSURANCE BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION – 1960s   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - NIGHT - WRIGLEY BUILDING - EQUITABLE INSURANCE BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION - 1960s

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MEO’S NORWOOD HOUSE RESTAURANT – HARLEM AVE AND LAWRENCE – THREE IMAGES – 1951   Leave a comment

MEO'S NORWOOD HOUSE RESTAURANT - HARLEM AVE AND LAWRENCE - THREE IMAGES - 1951

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GARFIELD PARK – CHILDREN’S PICNIC – 1909   Leave a comment

GARFIELD PARK - CHILDREN'S PICNIC - 1909

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SINGAPORE RESTAURANT – 1011 N RUSH – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

SINGAPORE RESTAURANT - 1011 N RUSH - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MR. ADAMS SNACK ‘N’ DINE – 4570 NORTH BROADWAY – AT WILSON – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

MR. ADAMS SNACK 'N' DINE - 4570 NORTH BROADWAY - AT WILSON - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LA SCALLA RESTAURANT – 1121 N STATE – TOKEN FRONT   Leave a comment

LA SCALLA RESTAURANT - 1121 N STATE - TOKEN FRONT

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LA SCALLA RESTAURANT – 1121 N STATE – TOKEN BACK   Leave a comment

LA SCALLA RESTAURANT - 1121 N STATE - TOKEN BACK

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LADNER BROTHERS – 207 WEST MADISON – COHASSET PUNCH   Leave a comment

LADNER BROTHERS - 207 WEST MADISON - COHASSET PUNCH

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHINATOWN – STORES – RESTAURANT – CARS – PEDESTRIANS – AWNINGS – 1960s   Leave a comment

CHINATOWN - STORES - RESTAURANT - CARS - PEDESTRIANS - AWNINGS - 1960s

Posted September 28, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MAXWELL STREET – BIG CROWD AND SELLERS’ STANDS – c1940   Leave a comment

MAXWELL STREET - BIG CROWD AND SELLERS' STANDS - c1940

Posted September 25, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LANDER’S RESTAURANT – 134 S WABASH – THREE IMAGES – c1950   Leave a comment

LANDER'S RESTAURANT - 134 S WABASH - THREE IMAGES - c1950

Posted September 25, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SINGAPORE JOE’S WATERFRONT TAVERN – SHERATON – MENU COVER – 1977   Leave a comment

SINGAPORE JOE'S WATERFRONT TAVERN - SHERATON - MENU COVER - 1977

Posted September 24, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

IVANHOE RESTAURANT PLATE – 1960s   Leave a comment

IVANHOE RESTAURANT PLATE - 1960s

Posted September 24, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

L’AIGLON RESTAURANT – MULTI-IMAGE – FOUR ROOMS PLUS OWNERS   Leave a comment

L'AIGLON RESTAURANT - MULTI-IMAGE - FOUR ROOMS PLUS OWNERS

Posted September 24, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SWIFT’S PREMIUM BACON LINE   Leave a comment

SWIFT'S PREMIUM BACON LINE

Posted September 24, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BRUNO’S PIZZA – 3021 N CENTRAL AVE – ASHTRAY   Leave a comment

BRUNO'S PIZZA - 3021 N CENTRAL AVE - ASHTRAY

Posted September 24, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THAT STEAK JOYNT RESTAURANT – 1610 N WELLS – MULTI-PHOTO   Leave a comment

THAT STEAK JOYNT RESTAURANT - 1610 N WELLS - MULTI-PHOTO

Posted September 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THE IVANHOE RESTAURANT – 3000 N CLARK – DRAWING – ‘SEVENTH WONDER OF CHICAGO’ – CARD FRONT   Leave a comment

THE IVANHOE RESTAURANT - 3000 N CLARK - DRAWING - 'SEVENTH WONDER OF CHICAGO' - CARD FRONT

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THE IVANHOE RESTAURANT – 3000 N CLARK – ‘SEVENTH WONDER OF CHICAGO’ – CARD BACK   Leave a comment

THE IVANHOE RESTAURANT - 3000 N CLARK - 'SEVENTH WONDER OF CHICAGO' - CARD BACK

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ARMOUR COMPANY – VERIBEST BEANS AD – SEPIA – EARLY   Leave a comment

ARMOUR COMPANY - VERIBEST BEANS AD - SEPIA - EARLY

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MORRISON HOTEL – TERRACE GARDEN RESTAURANT – CHICAGO’S WONDER REATAURANT – PUBLIC DANCING – OFF-REGISTER – 1915   Leave a comment

MORRISON HOTEL - TERRACE GARDEN RESTAURANT - CHICAGO'S WONDER REATAURANT - PUBLIC DANCING - OFF-REGISTER - 1915

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JOE ROS THE PIZZA KING – 145 N CLARK – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

JOE ROS THE PIZZA KING - 145 N CLARK - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GRASSFIELD’S INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANT – 6666 N RIDGE – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

GRASSFIELD'S INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANT - 6666 N RIDGE - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – DI LEO’S RESTAURANT – 5700 N CENTRAL AVE   2 comments

DI LEO'S RESTAURANT - 5700 N CENTRAL AVE - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CLUB EL BIANCO RESTAURANT – 3747 W 63RD – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

CLUB EL BIANCO RESTAURANT - 3747 W 63RD - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO – RESTAURANT – THOMPSON’S RESTAURANTS – GENERAL OFFICES 350 N CLARK – BUSINESS CARD – FRONT   1 comment

CHICAGO - RESTAURANT - THOMPSON'S RESTAURANTS - GENERAL OFFICES 350 N CLARK - BUSINESS CARD - FRONT

Posted September 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THOMPSON’S RESTAURANTS – LOCATIONS LIST – BUSINESS CARD – BACK   Leave a comment

THOMPSON'S RESTAURANTS - LOCATIONS LIST - BUSINESS CARD - BACK

Posted September 20, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTURY OF PROGRESS – WILSON AND COMPANY – TERRACE AND ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANT – OVERLOOKING MIDWAY AND LAKE – 1933-4   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - WILSON AND COMPANY - TERRACE AND ROOF GARDEN RESTAURANT - OVERLOOKING MIDWAY AND LAKE - 1933-4

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTURY OF PROGRESS – WILSON AND COMPANY – BACON SLICING EXHIBIT -1933-4   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - WILSON AND COMPANY - BACON SLICING EXHIBIT -1933-4

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

REGAN’S RESTAURANT – 6400 W NORTH AVE – TWO IMAGES – c1950   Leave a comment

REGAN'S RESTAURANT - 6400 W NORTH AVE - TWO IMAGES - c1950

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DIANNA’S RESTAURANT – 212 S HALSTED – MENU COVER   Leave a comment

DIANNA'S RESTAURANT - 212 S HALSTED - MENU COVER

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LATIN QUARTER RESTAURANT – 5220 N SHERIDAN ROAD – MATCHBOOK FRONT   Leave a comment

LATIN QUARTER RESTAURANT - 5220 N SHERIDAN ROAD - MATCHBOOK FRONT

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LATIN QUARTER RESTAURANT – 5220 N SHERIDAN ROAD – MATCHBOOK BACK   Leave a comment

LATIN QUARTER RESTAURANT - 5220 N SHERIDAN ROAD - MATCHBOOK BACK

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ART AND JANE’S GOPHER HOLE RESTAURANT – 1400 S WESTERN AVE – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

ART AND JANE'S GOPHER HOLE RESTAURANT - 1400 S WESTERN AVE - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

A BIT OF SWEDEN RESTAURANT – 1015 RUSH ST – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

A BIT OF SWEDEN RESTAURANT - 1015 RUSH ST - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DIAMOND LOUNGE – 660 N CLARK – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

DIAMOND LOUNGE - 660 N CLARK - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 18, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BLACK CAT INN – IN THE TIP TOP INN – SEPIA – c1910   Leave a comment

BLACK CAT INN - IN THE TIP TOP INN - SEPIA - c1910

Posted September 17, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TAD’S STEAKS – NIGHT – PEDESTRIANS – c1960   Leave a comment

TAD'S STEAKS - NIGHT - PEDESTRIANS - c1960

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RUSSELL’S SILVER BAR – STATE AND VAN BUREN – INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR -1943   Leave a comment

RUSSELL'S SILVER BAR - STATE AND VAN BUREN - INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR -1943

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RUPCICH’S RESTAURANT – 106TH AND INDIANAPOLIS BLVD – 1960s   10 comments

RUPCICH'S RESTAURANT - 106TH AND INDIANAPOLIS BLVD - 1960s

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PRESTO RESTAURANT – INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR – c1960   Leave a comment

PRESTO RESTAURANT - INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR - c1960

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NORTH AMERICAN RESTAURANT INTERIOR – STATE AND MONROE – c1920   Leave a comment

NORTH AMERICAN RESTAURANT INTERIOR - STATE AND MONROE - c1920

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT – 900 N MICHIGAN AVE – INTERIOR – c1950   Leave a comment

JACQUES FRENCH RESTAURANT - 900 N MICHIGAN AVE - INTERIOR - c1950

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

IRELAND’S OYSTER HOUSE – 632 N CLARK – NEAR ONTARIO – MULTIPLE IMAGES INCLUDING OWNER – EARLY   2 comments

IRELAND'S OYSTER HOUSE - 632 N CLARK - NEAR ONTERIO - MULTIPLE IMAGES INCLUDING OWNER - EARLY

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HARMONY CAFETERIA – PINE PALM DINING ROOM – 27 S DEARBORN – c1950   Leave a comment

HARMONY CAFETERIA - PINE PALM DINING ROOM - 27 S DEARBORN - c1950

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FRITZEL’S RESTAURANT – TWO IMAGES – STATE AT LAKE – 1965   Leave a comment

FRITZEL'S RESTAURANT - TWO IMAGES - STATE AT LAKE - 1965

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BORDEN’S CONDENSED MILK FACTORY   Leave a comment

BORDEN'S CONDENSED MILK FACTORY

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BISMARCK INN – 128 N LASALLE – CARTOON – 1955   Leave a comment

BISMARCK INN - 128 N LASALLE - CARTOON - 1955

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AMBROSIA BREWING COMPANY – 3700 S HALSTED   Leave a comment

AMBROSIA BREWING COMPANY - 3700 S HALSTED

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THE SHERIDAN RESTAURANT – 3944 SHERIDAN ROAD – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

THE SHERIDAN RESTAURANT - 3944 SHERIDAN ROAD - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RICKETTS RESTAURANT – 103 E CHICAGO – JULIAN YOUR HOST – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

RICKETTS RESTAURANT - 103 E CHICAGO - JULIAN YOUR HOST - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NORMANDY HOUSE RESTAURANT – 800 N MICHIGAN – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

NORMANDY HOUSE RESTAURANT - 800 N MICHIGAN - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

KNICKERBOCKER HOTEL – BEVERAGE LIST – 1935   Leave a comment

KNICKERBOCKER HOTEL - BEVERAGE LIST - 1935

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JIM CREIGHTON’S TOWER RESTAURANT – MENU COVER – 1961   Leave a comment

JIM CREIGHTON'S TOWER RESTAURANT - MENU COVER - 1961

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GOOD EARTH RESTAURANT – 1142 BRYN MAWR AVE – MENU COVER   1 comment

GOOD EARTH RESTAURANT - 1142 BRYN MAWR AVE - MENU COVER

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GOLDEN OX RESTAURANT – TWO LOCATIONS – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

GOLDEN OX RESTAURANT - TWO LOCATIONS - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CIRCLE RESTAURANT – CHARLES STEVENS – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

CIRCLE RESTAURANT - CHARLES STEVENS - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BOB ELFMAN SANDWICH SHOPS – 173 N STATE STREET – MENU COVER   1 comment

BOB ELFMAN SANDWICH SHOPS - 173 N STATE STREET - MENU COVER

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BLACK FOREST RESTAURANT – 2636 N CLARK – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

BLACK FOREST RESTAURANT - 2636 N CLARK - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ARMSTRONG’S BY LYNN RESTAURANT – 740 N MICHIGAN AVE – MENU COVER   2 comments

ARMSTRONG'S BY LYNN RESTAURANT - 740 N MICHIGAN AVE - MENU COVER

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AMBASSADOR HOTEL – DINNER MENU COVER – 1940   Leave a comment

AMBASSADOR HOTEL - DINNER MENU COVER - 1940

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

YE OLDE ENGLISH INN – 6457 SHERIDAN ROAD – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

YE OLDE ENGLISH INN - 6457 SHERIDAN ROAD - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 16, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MIDWAY GARDENS – EARLY   Leave a comment

MIDWAY GARDENS - EARLY

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MOXLEY BUTTERINE FACTORY   Leave a comment

MOXLEY BUTTERINE FACTORY

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JOHNSTONE’S RESTAURANT – 4747 W PETERSON – 1950s   Leave a comment

JOHNSTONE'S RESTAURANT - 4747 W PETERSON - 1950s

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BEVERLY WOODS RESTAURANT – OUTSIDE – c1950s   Leave a comment

BEVERLY WOODS RESTAURANT - OUTSIDE - c1950s

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HARDINGS RESTAURANTS – BASEBALL SCHEDULE – 1939   Leave a comment

HARDINGS RESTAURANTS - BASEBALL SCHEDULE - 1939

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GUS’ RESTAURANT – NOTE GREEN NOODLES – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

GUS' RESTAURANT - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGOAN HOTEL – THE TROPICS – BAR MENU COVER   Leave a comment

CHICAGOAN HOTEL - THE TROPICS - BAR MENU COVER

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGOAN HOTEL – THE TROPICS – BAR MENU BACK – CANADIAN ACE BEER AD   Leave a comment

CHICAGOAN HOTEL - THE TROPICS - BAR MENU BACK - CANADIAN ACE BEER AD

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ISLAND TAP – 6312 S STONY ISLAND – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

ISLAND TAP - 6312 S STONY ISLAND - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH SHORE LIQUORS – CHRISTMAS ADVERTISEMENT – c1960   Leave a comment

SOUTH SHORE LIQUORS - CHRISTMAS ADVERTISEMENT

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO PRESS CLUB – MENU   Leave a comment

CHICAGO PRESS CLUB - MENU

Posted September 15, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NATALBY’S GERMAN RESTAURANT – 23 RANDOLPH – INTERIOR – 1911   Leave a comment

NATALBY'S GERMAN RESTAURANT - 23 RANDOLPH - INTERIOR - 1911

Posted September 13, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BEEF AND BOURBON RESTAURANT – EXTERIOR – OLD TOWN – 1967   1 comment

BEEF AND BOURBON RESTAURANT - EXTERIOR - OLD TOWN - 1967

Posted September 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB – LADIES TEA ROOM – 1921   Leave a comment

SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB - LADIES TEA ROOM - 1921

Posted September 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MANGAM’S CHATEAU – 7850 OGDEN AV – 1950s   Leave a comment

MANGAM'S CHATEAU - 7850 OGDEN AV - 1950s

Posted September 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

I.C. LOUNGE – 3104 EAST 91ST – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

I.C. LOUNGE - 3104 EAST 91ST - MATCHBOOK

Posted September 11, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized