Archive for October 2009

COLOSIMO’S RESTAURANT – 2126 S WABASH – BURLESQUE SHOW – FEATURES EVE ARDEN – THIS WAS A GANGSTER JOINT – 1939   Leave a comment

COLOSSIMO'S RESTAURANT - 2126 S WABASH - BURLESQUE SHOW - FEATURES EVE ARDEN - BELIEVE THIS WAS A GANGSTER JOINT - 1939

Posted October 23, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

COLOSIMO’S RESTAURANT – 2126 S WABASH – DOLLAR FIFTY DINNER – THIS WAS A GANGSTER JOINT – 1939   Leave a comment

COLOSSIMO'S RESTAURANT - 2126 S WABASH - DOLLAR FIFTY DINNER - BELIEVE THIS WAS A GANGSTER JOINT - 1939

Posted October 23, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FEURER’S RESTAURANT – 605 DIVERSEY PARKWAY – MENU COVER – 1939   Leave a comment

FEURER'S RESTAURANT - 605 DIVERSEY PARKWAY - MENU COVER - 1939

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTURY OF PROGRESS – EITEL’S OLD HEIDELBERG – MENU COVER – 1933   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - EITEL'S OLD HEIDELBERG - MENU COVER - 1933

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ART INSTITUTE – THE GARDEN – MENU COVER – c1960   Leave a comment

ART INSTITUTE - THE GARDEN - MENU COVER - c1960

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ART INSTITUTE – THE GARDEN – MENU INSIDE – c1960   Leave a comment

ART INSTITUTE - THE GARDEN - MENU INSIDE - c1960

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ART INSTITUTE – THE GARDEN – MENU COVER BACK – c1960   Leave a comment

ART INSTITUTE - THE GARDEN - MENU COVER BACK - c1960

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BLOOM’S RESTAURANT – OGDEN AT NORTH AVE AND LARABEE – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

BLOOM'S RESTAURANT - OGDEN AT NORTH AVE AND LARABEE - MATCHBOOK

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HENRICI’S – RANDOLPH STREET – MENU COVER – 1947   Leave a comment

HENRICI'S - RANDOLPH STREET - MENU COVER - 1947

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HENRICI’S – RANDOLPH STREET – MENU INSIDE ONE – 1947   Leave a comment

HENRICI'S - RANDOLPH STREET - MENU INSIDE ONE - 1947

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HENRICI’S – RANDOLPH STREET – MENU INSIDE TWO – 1947   Leave a comment

HENRICI'S - RANDOLPH STREET - MENU INSIDE TWO - 1947

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HOE SAI GAI – 75 WEST RANDOLPH – MENU COVER   Leave a comment

HOE SAI GAI - 75 WEST RANDOLPH - MENU COVER

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SWEDISH CLUB OF CHICAGO – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

SWEDISH CLUB OF CHICAGO - MATCHBOOK

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MAX’S COCKTAIL LOUNGE – 2405 N CLARK – MATCHBOOK   Leave a comment

MAX'S COCKTAIL LOUNGE - 2405 N CLARK - MATCHBOOK

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LAKE VIEW HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM – 1908   Leave a comment

LAKE VIEW HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM - 1908

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON PARK – FOUNTAIN OF TIME – LORADO TAFT – c1940   Leave a comment

WASHINGTON PARK - FOUNTAIN OF TIME - LORADO TAFT - c1940

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNKNOWN NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL STREET – PARADE – c1910   Leave a comment

UNKNOWN NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL STREET - PARADE - c1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNION STOCK YARDS – CARTOON FOR HAM AND STEAK – WHIMSICAL – c1950   Leave a comment

UNION STOCK YARDS - CARTOON FOR HAM AND STEAK - WHIMSICAL - c1950

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAINS – CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS MIDLAND R R – STEAM ENGINE – c1950   Leave a comment

TRAINS - CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS MIDLAND R R - STEAM ENGINE - c1950

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SULLIVAN MOTOR OIL – PORTRAIT OF WOMAN IN HAT – 1913   Leave a comment

SULLIVAN MOTOR OIL - PORTRAIT OF WOMAN IN HAT - 1913

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STRAND THEATRE – WABASH AVE – OPPOSITE THE BLACKSTONE -c1910   Leave a comment

STRAND THEATRE - WABASH AVE - OPPOSITE THE BLACKSTONE -c1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – ODDITY CARD – CHICAGO IN 50 YEARS – 1908   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - ODDITY CARD - CHICAGO IN 50 YEARS - 1908

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SARANAC HOTEL APARTMENTS – 5541 EVERETT AVE – OVERLOOKING JACKSON PARK – CARS PARKED – c1920   Leave a comment

SARANAC HOTEL APARTMENTS - 5541 EVERETT AVE - OVERLOOKING JACKSON PARK - CARS PARKED - c1920

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RUSH STREET BRIDGE – CROWD – WAGONS – STUNNING – 1914   Leave a comment

RUSH STREET BRIDGE - CROWD - WAGONS - STUNNING - 1914

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PALMER HOUSE – ROOM INTERIOR – TYPICAL TWIN ROOM – 1949   Leave a comment

PALMER HOUSE - ROOM INTERIOR - TYPICAL TWIN ROOM - 1949

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

OUTER DRIVE EAST APARTMENTS – BUILT 1964 – 1966   Leave a comment

OUTER DRIVE EAST APARTMENTS - BUILT 1964 - 1966

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NEWBERRY LIBRARY – 1909   Leave a comment

NEWBERRY LIBRARY - 1909

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY (CALLED FIELD COLUMBIAN) – LAGOON – SHOWS STRUCTURE THAT NO LONGER EXISTS FOR BOATS – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY (CALLED FIELD COLUMBIAN) - LAGOON - SHOWS STRUCTURE THAT NO LONGER EXISTS FOR BOATS - PRE-1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MASONIC TEMPLE BUFFET – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

MASONIC TEMPLE BUFFET - PRE-1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MARYLAND HOTEL – NIGHT – 1950s   Leave a comment

MARYLAND HOTEL - NIGHT - 1950s

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LITTONS – STATE STREET AT JACKSON – DRAWING – 1959   Leave a comment

LITTONS - STATE STREET AT JACKSON - DRAWING - 1959

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LINCOLN PARK – SCENE ON BENCHES – WOMAN TURNED TO CAMERA – LOOKS LIKE POINTILIST PAINTING – 1912   Leave a comment

LINCOLN PARK - SCENE ON BENCHES - WOMAN TURNED TO CAMERA - LOOKS LIKE POINTILIST PAINTING - 1912

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JACKSON PARK – WOODED ISLAND – OLD CAHOKA HOUSE – c1910   Leave a comment

JACKSON PARK - WOODED ISLAND - OLD CAHOKA HOUSE - c1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

JACKSON PARK – GERMAN BUILDING (RENAMED LIBERTY) – LAGOON – MAN KNEELING   Leave a comment

JACKSON PARK - GERMAN BUILDING (RENAMED LIBERTY) - LAGOON - MAN KNEELING

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HUMBOLDT PARK – NEW REST BUILDING – 1910   Leave a comment

HUMBOLDT PARK - NEW REST BUILDING - 1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

HARRIS THEATRE – EARTHA KITT in MRS PATTERSON – 1954   Leave a comment

HARRIS THEATRE - EARTHA KITT in MRS PATTERSON - 1954

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GREAT NORTHERN HOTEL – 1910   Leave a comment

GREAT NORTHERN HOTEL - 1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GRANT PARK – PLAZA – INDIAN CHIEFS NOT YET ON PLINTHS – MUSEUM CAMPUS   Leave a comment

GRANT PARK - PLAZA - INDIAN CHIEFS NOT YET ON PLINTHS - MUSEUM CAMPUS

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

GARFIELD PARK – LOOKING EAST TO WASHINGTON BLVD -1915   Leave a comment

GARFIELD PARK - LOOKING EAST TO WASHINGTON BLVD -1915

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

FISHING OFF THE PIER – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

FISHING OFF THE PIER - PRE-1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO ELEVATED STATION – BUS – MARINA CITY – 1965   Leave a comment

CHICAGO ELEVATED STATION - BUS - MARINA CITY - 1965

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO ELEVATED – LAKE STREET PASSING OVER STATE – OLDER EL CARS – c1960   1 comment

CHICAGO ELEVATED - LAKE STREET PASSING OVER STATE - OLDER EL CARS - c1960

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD – BEAUTIFUL COACH – 1924   Leave a comment

EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL - 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD - BEAUTIFUL COACH - 1924

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

EASTLAND DISASTER – RESCUE PULLING UP PERSON – CHICAGO RIVER – 1915   Leave a comment

EASTLAND DISASTER - RESCUE PULLING UP PERSON - CHICAGO RIVER - 1915

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DOWNTOWN VIEW – AERIAL – TOWARDS LAKE – c1940   Leave a comment

DOWNTOWN VIEW - AERIAL - TOWARDS LAKE - c1940

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

DOUGLAS PARK – CONSERVATORY AND FLOWER BEDS – c1910   Leave a comment

DOUGLAS PARK - CONSERVATORY AND FLOWER BEDS - c1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CONGRESS HOTEL – ELIZABETHAN ROOM – STUNNING – 1909   Leave a comment

CONGRESS HOTEL - ELIZABETHAN ROOM - STUNNING - 1909

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CLARK STREET FROM JACKSON – 1910   Leave a comment

CLARK STREET FROM JACKSON - 1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO RIVER – MASTED SHIPS – STEAMERS – TUG – 1907   Leave a comment

CHICAGO RIVER - MASTED SHIPS - STEAMERS - TUG - 1907

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO HEIGHTS – BLOOM TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL – 1942   Leave a comment

CHICAGO HEIGHTS - BLOOM TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL - 1942

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTURY OF PROGRESS – NESTOR JOHNSON ICE SKATE AD – FAMOUS SKATERS – 1933-4   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - NESTOR JOHNSON ICE SKATE AD - FAMOUS SKATERS - 1933-4

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CENTURY OF PROGRESS – ADMIRAL BYRD’S POLAR SHIP – 1933-4   Leave a comment

CENTURY OF PROGRESS - ADMIRAL BYRD'S POLAR SHIP - 1933-4

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BROOKFIELD ZOO – FRONT ENTRANCE GATE – c1940   Leave a comment

BROOKFIELD ZOO - FRONT ENTRANCE GATE - c1940

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AUBURN PHARMACY – c1910   1 comment

AUBURN PHARMACY - c1910

Posted October 22, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

YMCA BUILDING – 1905   Leave a comment

YMCA BUILDING - 1905

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WRIGLEY FIELD – AERIAL – CROWD AND CARS – VIEW TOWARDS LAKE   Leave a comment

WRIGLEY FIELD - AERIAL - CROWD AND CARS - VIEW TOWARDS LAKE

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WRIGLEY AND OTHER BUILDINGS – NIGHT – c1960   Leave a comment

WRIGLEY AND OTHER BUILDINGS - NIGHT - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WORTHMORE TAILORS – CARTOON – GOOFY – 1913   Leave a comment

WORTHMORE TAILORS - CARTOON - GOOFY - 1913

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WINDMILL – ON AURORA ELGIN AND CHICAGO RR – EARLY   Leave a comment

WINDMILL - ON AURORA ELGIN AND CHICAGO RR - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK – AERIAL – 1911   Leave a comment

WHITE CITY AMUSEMENT PARK - AERIAL - 1911

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WHITE CITY – SHOOT THE CHUTES – 1909   Leave a comment

WHITE CITY - SHOOT THE CHUTES - 1909

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WHITE CITY – BOXING MATCH – SULLIVAN VERSUS KILNAIN – CROWD -1908   Leave a comment

WHITE CITY - BOXING MATCH - SULLIVAN VERSUS KILNAIN - CROWD -1908

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WEST CHICAGO – DEPOT STREET – LOOKING EAST – EARLY   Leave a comment

WEST CHICAGO - DEPOT STREET - LOOKING EAST - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WEDGEWOOD HOTEL – WOODLAWN AND 64TH   Leave a comment

WEDGEWOOD HOTEL - WOODLAWN AND 64TH

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WATER TOWER – CARRIAGE – SNOW SCENE – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

WATERTOWER - CARRIAGE - SNOW SCENE - FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WALK-OVER SHOE STORE – STORE FRONT AT MONROE AND ADAMS ON STATE STREET – c1920   Leave a comment

WALK-OVER SHOE STORE - STORE FRONT

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WALK-OVER SHOE STORE – 4700 SHERIDAN – AT LELAND – c1920   Leave a comment

WALK-OVER SHOE STORE - 4700 SHERIDAN - AT LELAND - c1920

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WACKER DRIVE – BUILDINGS WITH NAMES – LAKE – 1933   Leave a comment

WACKER DRIVE - BUILDINGS WITH NAMES - LAKE - 1933

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WACKER DRIVE – BUILDINGS – RIVER – NIGHT – c1960   Leave a comment

WACKER DRIVE - BUILDINGS - RIVER - NIGHT - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WABASH AVE NORTH – FROM GARFIELD BLVD – EARLY   Leave a comment

WABASH AVE NORTH - FROM GARFIELD BLVD - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

WABASH – ELEVATED – NEAR MARSHALL FIELD – RESTAURANT ON EAST SIDE – c1960   Leave a comment

WABASH - ELEVATED - NEAR MARSHALL FIELD - RESTAURANT ON EAST SIDE - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

VIRGINIA HOTEL – c1910   Leave a comment

VIRGINIA HOTEL - c1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UPTOWN FEDERAL SAVINGS – c1960   Leave a comment

UPTOWN FEDERAL SAVINGS - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNKNOWN INTERSECTION – A FLATIRON BUILDING – 1909   Leave a comment

UNKNOWN INTERSECTION - A FLATIRON BUILDING - 1909

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNIVERSITY CLUB – MICHIGAN AVE – 1910   Leave a comment

UNIVERSITY CLUB - MICHIGAN AVE - 1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNITED AIRLINES – PLANE CUTAWAY DIAGRAM – 1933   Leave a comment

UNITED AIRLINES - PLANE CUTAWAY DIAGRAM - 1933

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TUNNELS AND TRAINS – SERVICE TUNNEL SYSTEM – 3 TUNNELS – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

TUNNELS AND TRAINS - SERVICE TUNNEL SYSTEM - 3 TUNNELS - PRE-1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TRAINS – SOUTH SHORE LINE – BUILT LATE 1920s – EAST TROY ELECTRIC RAILWAY MUSEUM   Leave a comment

TRAINS - SOUTH SHORE LINE -  BUILT LATE 1920s - EAST TROY ELECTRIC RAILWAY MUSEUM

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TRAINS – 20TH CENTURY LIMITED – STYLISH DEPARTURE SCENE – c1940   Leave a comment

TRAINS - 20TH CENTURY LIMITED - STYLISH DEPARTURE SCENR - c1940

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TOURIST PROMOTION – DRAWING OF NICELY DRESSED MAN AT RAILWAY – EARLY   Leave a comment

TOURIST PROMOTION - DRAWING OF NICELY DRESSED MAN AT RAILWAY - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THEATRE – SCENE FROM WHEN DREAMS COME TRUE- JOSEPH SANTLEY – GARRICK THEATRE   Leave a comment

THEATRE - SCENE FROM WHEN DREAMS COME TRUE- JOSEPH SANTLEY - GARRICK THEATRE

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THEATRE – SCENE FROM THE RED WIDOW – RAYMOND HITCHCOCK   Leave a comment

THEATRE - SCENE FROM THE RED WIDOW - RAYMOND HITCHCOCK

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THEATRE – SCENE FROM MADAME X – MALCOLM WILLIAMS – CHICAGO OPERA HOUSE   Leave a comment

THEATRE - SCENE FROM MADAME X - MALCOLM WILLIAMS - CHICAGO OPERA HOUSE

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

THEATRE – SCENE FROM AFFAIR OF HONOR – THE THEATRE   Leave a comment

THEATRE - SCENE FROM AFFAIR OF HONOR - THE THEATRE

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TERRACE GARDEN – CHARLOTTE AND HER ICE BALLET – c1920   Leave a comment

TERRACE GARDEN - CHARLOTTE AND HER ICE BALLET - c1920

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STREETCAR – RED WITT CAR – IN FRONT OF RAILWAY EXPRESS AGENCY – 1949   Leave a comment

STREETCAR - RED WITT CAR - IN FRONT OF RAILWAY EXPRESS AGENCY - 1949

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STRATFORD HOTEL – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

STRATFORD HOTEL - PRE-1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STRATFORD HOTEL – 4535 SHERIDAN ROAD – CARS – c1920   Leave a comment

STRATFORD HOTEL - 4535 SHERIDAN ROAD - CARS - c1920

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STORES COMMERCIAL BUILDING – 1338 DEVON AVE – 1917   Leave a comment

STORES COMMERCIAL BUILDING - 1338 DEVON AVE - 1917

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

UNION STOCK YARDS – EXPOSITION BUILDING -1910   Leave a comment

UNION STOCK YARDS - EXPOSITION BUILDING -1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STEAMER PASSING LIGHTHOUSE – CROWD ON PIER – EARLY   Leave a comment

STEAMER PASSING LIGHTHOUSE - CROWD ON PIER - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STEAMER – CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS – ON THE LAKE – EARLY   Leave a comment

STEAMER - CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS - ON THE LAKE - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET NOON HOUR – IN FRONT OF KNOX STORE – GREAT CROWD – EARLY COLOR   Leave a comment

STATE STREET NOON HOUR - IN FRONT OF KNOX STORE - GREAT CROWD - EARLY COLOR

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – WOOLWORTH’S – OTHER STORES – FLAGS – BUSY LOOKING NORTH – c1960   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - WOOLWORTH'S - OTHER STORES - FLAGS - BUSY LOOKING NORTH - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – STEREO – FRANCE – EARLY   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - STEREO - FRANCE - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH FROM ADAMS – 1911   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - LOOKING NORTH FROM ADAMS - c1911

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH – STREETCARS – CROWD – c1910   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - LOOKING NORTH - STREETCARS - CROWD - c1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – CROWDS – STREETCARS – MANDEL BROTHERS – 1910   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - CROWDS - STREETCARS - MANDEL BROTHERS - 1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH WATER STREET – WAGONS AND MEN SELLING – c1910   Leave a comment

SOUTH WATER STREET - WAGONS AND MEN SELLING - c1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH PARK BLVD FROM 31ST – FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH – EARLY   1 comment

SOUTH PARK BLVD FROM 31ST - FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – NORTH FROM VAN BUREN – STORES – STREETCARS – c1910   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - NORTH FROM VAN BUREN - STORES - STREETCARS - c1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SKYLINE FROM LAKE – ORANGE SKY – c1960   Leave a comment

SKYLINE FROM LAKE - ORANGE SKY - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHOREDRIVE MOTEL – 56TH AT THE LAKE – c1960   Leave a comment

SHOREDRIVE MOTEL - 56TH AT THE LAKE - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH CHICAGO – SHIP YARDS – 1909   Leave a comment

SOUTH CHICAGO - SHIP YARDS - 1909

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHICAGO – SOUTH CLARK STREET – AERIAL – EARLY   Leave a comment

CHICAGO - SOUTH CLARK STREET - AERIAL - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOUTH CHICAGO – MOUTH OF DESPLAINES RIVER – EARLY   Leave a comment

SOUTH CHICAGO - MOUTH OF DESPLAINES RIVER - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE STREET – AT ITS HEIGHT AS SHOPPING STREET – CROWDS – BUS – CARS – AERIAL – c1960   Leave a comment

STATE STREET - AT ITS HEIGHT AS SHOPPING STREET - CROWDS - BUS - CARS - AERIAL - c1960

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

STATE AND MADISON STREETS – CROWDS – WAGONS – ELEVATED STATION – 1907   Leave a comment

STATE AND MADISON STREETS - CROWDS - WAGONS - ELEVATED STATION - 1907

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SPIEGEL CATALOGUE – CUSTER REPLY CARD – BACK   Leave a comment

SPIEGEL CATALOGUE - CUSTER REPLY CARD - BACK

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SPIEGEL CATALOGUE – CUSTOMER REPLY CARD   Leave a comment

SPIEGEL CATALOGUE - CUSTOMER REPLY CARD

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SOVEREIGN HOTEL – KENMORE AND GRANVILLE   Leave a comment

SOVEREIGN HOTEL - KENMORE AND GRANVILLE

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHERIDAN PLAZA HOTEL – UPTOWN – 1950s   Leave a comment

SHERIDAN PLAZA HOTEL - UPTOWN - 1950s

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHERIDAN MONUMENT – SHERIDAN ROAD AND BELMONT – NEAR BELMONT HOTEL   Leave a comment

SHERIDAN MONUMENT - SHERIDAN ROAD AND BELMONT - NEAR BELMONT HOTEL

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHERIDAN ROAD SOUTH NEAR LELAND AVE – EARLY   Leave a comment

SHERIDAN ROAD SOUTH NEAR LELAND AVE - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHEDD AQUARIUM – MERMAID JOKE CARD   Leave a comment

SHEDD AQUARIUM - MERMAID JOKE CARD

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SENN HIGH SCHOOL – EARLY   Leave a comment

SENN HIGH SCHOOL - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SEARS – BUNGALOW BUILT BY SEARS KIT – SPRINGFIELD STATE FAIR   Leave a comment

SEARS - BUNGALOW BUILT BY SEARS MATERIALS - SPRINGFIELD STATE FAIR

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SANS SOUCI AMUSEMENT PARK – BAND STAND – 60TH AND COTTAGE GROVE – c1910   Leave a comment

SANS SOUCI AMUSEMENT PARK - BAND STAND - 60TH AND COTTAGE GROVE - c1910

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SANS SOUCI AMUSEMENT PARK – 60TH AND COTTAGE GROVE – AERIAL VIEW – EARLY   Leave a comment

SANS SOUCI AMUSEMENT PARK - 60TH AND COTTAGE GROVE - AERIAL VIEW - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

RIVERVIEW EXPOSITION – MARINE CAUSEWAY – 1909   Leave a comment

RIVERVIEW EXPOSITION - MARINE CAUSEWAY - 1909

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RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – HELL’S GATE – 1908   1 comment

RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - HELL'S GATE - 1908

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RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – MIDWAY – 1909   Leave a comment

RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - MIDWAY - 1909

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REGAL THEATRE – c 1920   Leave a comment

REGAL THEATRE - c 1920

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RANDOLPH STREET – STORES AND SIGNS – c1960   Leave a comment

RANDOLPH STREET - STORES AND SIGNS - c1960

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RAINBOW BEACH – CALLED MANHATTAN – BIG CROWD – PAVILION – EARLY   Leave a comment

RAINBOW BEACH - CALLED MANHATTAN - BIG CROWD - PAVILION - EARLY

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POST OFFICE – WHEN NEW – 1945   Leave a comment

POST OFFICE - WHEN NEW - 1945

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POST OFFICE – NEW – c1910   Leave a comment

POST OFFICE - NEW - c1910

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PLAZA HOTEL – NORTH CLARK AND NORTH – EARLY   Leave a comment

PLAZA HOTEL - NORTH CLARK AND NORTH - EARLY

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PICK-CONGRESS HOTEL – PEDESTRIANS – LADY WITH DOG – DRAWING – 1950s   Leave a comment

PICK-CONGRESS HOTEL - PEDESTRIANS - LADY WITH DOG - DRAWING - 1950s

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PEARSON HOTEL – LOBBY – EARLY   Leave a comment

PEARSON HOTEL - LOBBY - EARLY

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PARKWAY WEBSTER BELDON HOTELS – LINCOLN PARK WEST – LINE DRAWING   Leave a comment

PARKWAY WEBSTER BELDON HOTELS - LINCOLN PARK WEST - LINE DRAWING

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

OLD PEOPLES HOME – EARLY   Leave a comment

OLD PEOPLES HOME - EARLY

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NORTHWESTERN BUSINESS COLLEGE – ROBEY MILWAUKEE AND NORTH STREETS   Leave a comment

NORTHWESTERN BUSINESS COLLEGE - ROBEY MILWAUKEE AND NORTH STREETS

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – TRAFFIC JAM – c1930   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - TRAFFIC JAM - c1930

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PARADE – UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET – STORES – 1910   Leave a comment

PARADE - UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET - STORES - 1910

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NATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHIROPRACTIC – EARLY   Leave a comment

NATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHIROPRACTIC - EARLY

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OUTER DRIVE LINK BRIDGE – AERIAL – c1940   Leave a comment

OUTER DRIVE LINK BRIDGE - AERIAL - c1940

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NORTOWN FORD DEALERS – 6454 NORTH WESTERN – CUSTOMER REMINDER CARD   Leave a comment

NORTOWN FORD DEALERS - 6454 NORTH WESTERN - CUSTOMER REMINDER CARD

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NATIONAL AVIATION MEET – COLLISION – 1911   Leave a comment

NATIONAL AVIATION MEET - COLLISION - 1911

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NORTH CHICAGO – NAVAL TRAINING STATION – DRILL HALL – EARLY   Leave a comment

NORTH CHICAGO - NAVAL TRAINING STATION - DRILL HALL - EARLY

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

NEW YORK LIFE INSURANCE BUILDING – MONROE AND LASALLE – 1910   Leave a comment

NEW YORK LIFE INSURANCE BUILDING - MONROE AND LASALLE - 1910

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NAVY PIER (CALLED MUNICIPAL) – VIEW FROM EAST END PLEASURE BOAT LANDING   Leave a comment

NAVY PIER (CALLED MUNICIPAL) - VIEW FROM EAST END PLEASURE BOAT LANDING

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MUNICIPAL AIRPORT – UNITED PLANE BEING FUELED FROM SHELL TRUCK – 1950   Leave a comment

MUNICIPAL AIRPORT - UNITED PLANE BEING FUELED FROM SHELL TRUCK - 1950

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

LIGHTHOUSE – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

LIGHTHOUSE - FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY

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MARSHALL FIELD – MAIN FLOOR STATE STREET – 1934   Leave a comment

MARSHALL FIELD - MAIN FLOOR STATE STREET - 1934

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MONTGOMERY WARD HEAD OFFICE – MICHIGAN AVE – GRANT PARK – 1907   Leave a comment

MONTGOMERY WARD HEAD OFFICE - MICHIGAN AVE - GRANT PARK - 1907

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MICHIGAN AVE AND GRANT PARK – PEDESTRIANS – COLONNADE – 1930   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE AND GRANT PARK - PEDESTRIANS - COLONNADE - 1930

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LIBERTY TRUCKING COMPANY – 1401 WEST FULTON – 1944   1 comment

LIBERTY TRUCKING COMPANY - 1401 WEST FULTON - 1944

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MICHIGAN AVE – SHRINERS PARADE – VIEW NEAR ART INSTITUTE – 1968   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE - SHRINERS PARADE - VIEW NEAR ART INSTITUTE - 1968

Posted October 21, 2009 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MICHIGAN AVE – KNIGHT TEMPLAR PARADE – EARLY   Leave a comment

MICHIGAN AVE - KNIGHT TEMPLAR PARADE - EARLY

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