Archive for April 2011

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN BETHLEHEM SCHOOL – c1910   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE – THUNDERBIRD MOTEL – FROM 75TH – A CHARLES CELANDER PHOTO   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMEN’S ATHLETIC CLUB – N MICHIGAN AVE – WOMEN IN DINING ROOM – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMEN BUYING MOVIE TICKETS – AIR-CONDITIONING HEAVILY ADVERTISED – LITTLE SIGN ABOVE WOMEN SAYS MONROE – THERE WAS A MONROE THEATER AT 57 W MONROE – c1940   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WINDEMERE HOTEL – DINING ROOM 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STREETCAR – TANDEM – CLARK STREET – FULL OF PASSENGERS – CREW IN FRONT – SEPIA – EARLY   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE – FEDERATION OF LABOR FLOAT – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AT RANDOLPH – S E CORNER BY MARSHALL FIELD’S – SANTA CHRISTMAS COLLECTION AND LITTLE BOY – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SOUTHWEST EXPRESSWAY UNDER CONSTRUCTION – AERIAL – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SEARS STORE – IRVING PARK ROAD AND CICERO – LINE-UP FOR OPENING – NOTE HILLMAN’S SIGN OVER DOORS – 1940s   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – NEAR 77TH LOOKING NORTH – RAIN AND EMPTY BEACH – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MERCHANDISE MART – NIGHT – DECORATED FOR CHRISTMAS – 1953   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LORETO HIGH SCHOOL – 6541 STEWART – c1950   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LAKESHORE PHARMACY – MAN HAVING COFFEE AT COUNTER – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – JEWEL STORE – 1149 WILSON – LINE-UP FOR COFFEE – 1942   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK – NEAR LAKE – REST HOUSE – THREE MEN UNDER TREES – 1940   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HILLMAN’S – NEW STORE – 43RD AND PULASKI – INTERIOR – CROWD – 1950s   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – FENGER HIGH SCHOOL – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CORPUS CHRISTI CHURCH – GRAND BLVD AND 49TH – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CONGRESS STREET EXPRESSWAY – RUNNING UNDER POST OFFICE – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CONGRESS STREET EXPRESSWAY – DOUBLE BRIDGE CROSSING RIVER UP – AERIAL – 1956   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – COMMERCIAL BUILDING – 2834 MILWAUKEE AVE – BALLIN DRUG STORE – TERRA COTTA FACADE SO COMMON IN CHICAGO – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CIVIC CENTER – PICASSO SCULPTURE – 1969   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CIVIC CENTER – NOW DALEY CENTER – UNDER CONSTRUCTION – AERIAL – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CARL SCHURZ HIGH SCHOOL – BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE – CHICAGO SCHOOL ARCHITECTURE – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – SHIPS LINE-UP – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CALUMET HARBOR – SHIPS LINED-UP – AERIAL FROM GRAIN ELEVATOR – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDINGS – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BAHA’I TEMPLE – WILMETTE – INSIDE OF DOME – 1952   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – AMBASSADOR EAST HOTEL – PART OF A SUITE – 1947   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 1365 N ASTOR – FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT BUILDING – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 945 MAXWELL – POLICE STATION – NIGHT – 1956   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 104 OAK E – CULTURE’S LAST STAND NIGHTCLUB – 1965   Leave a comment

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AD – CHICAGO – SHERMAN HOUSE – RATES – COLLEGE INN RESTAURANT – 1912   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CTA ELEVATED – BICENTENNIAL CARS NEAR MERCHANDISE MART – 1976   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OUTER DRIVE – NEAR NORTH AVE BEACH – c1960   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTEL BELMONT – ENGLISH COCKTAIL LOUNGE   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MISS CHICAGO – 1928   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – DOUBLE-DECK STREETCAR – CHICAGO GENERAL RAILWAY COMPANY – OPERATED ON 22ND STREET – 1897   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WRIGHT JUNIOR COLLEGE – 3551 N AUSTIN AVE – COLLEGE BOOKSTORE – 1951   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WABASH AVE – THREE NUNS IN HABITS – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO – AERIAL – ROCKEFELLER CHAPEL IN FOREGROUND – 1947   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TOPPERS RESTAURANT – AUSTIN AVE – BAR – 1958   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TEMPLE SHALOM – 3480 N LAKESHORE DRIVE – NIGHT – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – NIGHT – FOLLIES BURLESQUE THEATER – SEARS ACROSS THE STREET – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LINE-UP FOR CHICAGO THEATER – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – CROWD PERHAPS WAITING FOR LIGHT OR STREETCAR – SUN-TIMES TRUCK – MANY SIGNS – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted April 24, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AT RANDOLPH – LOOKING NORTH – WET CHRISTMAS SEASON DAY – CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEAERS – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE QUEEN – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ST HUBERT’S OLD ENGLISH GRILL – FEDERAL STREET – INTERIOR – 1956   4 comments

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ST GABRIEL’S CATHOLIC SCHOOL – GIRLS CARRYING BOOKS – PATROL BOY IN BACKGROUND – c1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SENN HIGH SCHOOL – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SABRE ROOM RESTAURANT – 8900 W 95TH – DINING ROOM – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – PICNIC GROUNDS – SCHWABEN-VEREIN FESTIVAL – BUILT OF FRUITS AND VEGETABLES – 1952   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RICARDO’S RESTAURANT – OUTDOOR CAFE – 437 N RUSH – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – TWO BOYS SWING GIRL IN WATER – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – SOUTH SHORE – LIFEGUARD ON EMPTY BEACH – A COLD AUGUST – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – NEAR 77TH – LOOKING SOUTH – ANOTHER IMAGE OF PARK BUILDINGS – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – MAN LOOKING OUT AT WATER – IMAGE LOOKING NORTH – COLD AUGUST – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – LIFEGUARDS MOVING BOATS – COLD AUGUST – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – POLK BROTHERS STORE – CHRISTMAS SHOPPING – WE ALL KNEW THIS NAME FROM ADVERTISING – BUT I WAS NEVER THERE – WHAT A DREARY-LOOKING PLACE – 1959   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – PALACE THEATER – CINERAMA SHOW – LINE-UP – EVENING – NOTE MANY NUNS – 1956   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – OLD PRAGUE RESTAURANT – CERMACK ROAD – DINING ROOM – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – OHIO AND ONTARIO STREETS – MEDINAH TEMPLE IN BACKGROUND – CORNER HOUSE WAS AT 100 E OHIO – FOGGY DAY – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – OAK PARK – UNIVERSALIST CHURCH – FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH OF OAK STREET BEACH – WOMAN SUNBATHING – DRAKE HOTEL IN BACKGROUND – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH AVE BEACH – COUPLE SITTING BY SNOW FENCE STILL UP – TRASH ON BEACH WAS BEING NOTED – 1953   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH AVE BEACH – BIG CROWD – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH AND LASALLE – CORNER DRUG STORE – COMMERCIAL BUILDING – 1953   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NOMENNENES SINGING SOCIETY – 2414 N KEDZIE – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – FRONT – WHILE STILL UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – AS UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO – TWO GIRLS ABOUT TO WALK OUT IN THE COLD – RATHER ICONIC IMAGE – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NATIONAL FOOD STORE – 1705 N HARLEM AVE – EARLY SUPERMARKET – 1949   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – N SACRAMENTO AND CHICAGO – TREE TRIMMING IN WINTER – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – WOMAN DEMONSTRATOR FOR OPTICS – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MR. KELLY’S NIGHT CLUB – NIGHT – CAR BEING TICKETED – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MONTROSE BEACH – MOTHER AND BABY GIRL AT WATER’S EDGE – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MILWAUKEE AVE – LOGAN SQUARE – HEINEMANN’S BAKERY – THOM MCAN SHOES – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING NORTH – ZENITH STORE ON LEFT – 1964   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – IN FRONT OF WRIGLEY BUILDING – PEDESTRIANS – BUS – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – CLEARING SNOW – IN FRONT OF PIXLEY AND EHLER’S RESTAURANT – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MATH IGLER’S CASINO – 1627 MELROSE – SINGING WAITERS – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD’S FASHION SHOW – STRIKING WOMAN MODEL SITTING – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE – WALNUT ROOM – EMPLOYEE CHOIR SINGING MESSIAH – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MADISON PARK HOTEL – 1380 HYDE PARK BLVD – ENTRANCE – 1955   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LONDON HOUSE RESTAURANT – WACKER DRIVE – NEAR MICHIGAN – NIGHT – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LINCOLN-BELMONT AT ASHLAND – AERIAL VIEW FROM GOLDBLATT’S DEPARTMENT STORE – MANY SIGNS – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK – NEAR LAKE – SIGNAL OF PEACE STATUE – 1954   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK – MAN WITH BABY CARRIAGE – MAN ON CHAIR – EARLY SPRING – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LAKESHORE – FULLERTON AVE – WINTER WAVES – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LAKEFRONT AT DEVON – THE ICE MASSES WHICH FORMED EACH WINTER AND WE LOVED TO EXPLORE – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – KIMBARK HOTEL – SNOWY DAY – PARKED CARS – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – IVANHOE RESTAURANT – 3000 N CLARK – INTERIOR – NOTE LIVE TREES – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ILLINOIS MASONIC HOSPITAL – NURSING SCHOOL GRADUATES – UNIFORMS ARE ALMOST LIKE NUNS’ HABITS – 1959   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – CROWN HALL – MIES VAN DER ROHE – 1958   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HOTEL RIVIERA – 4900 BLACKSTONE – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HARTFORD PLAZA – NEW HARTFORD BUILDING – CHICAGO RIVER – AERIAL – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GEORGE F HARDING MUSEUM – LAKE PARK AVE – BEING TORN DOWN – FROM BRYSON HOTEL – 1965   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HAIR FASHION CONTEST WINNERS AND WORK ON DISPLAY – EGADS – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GRANVILLE AND GREENVIEW – SNOWY DAY – STUDENTS FROM HAYT SCHOOL – CHARMING IMAGE – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GRANT PARK – PEOPLE ON BENCH – 1954   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GRAND AVE BEACH – TWO GIRLS SPLASHING THROUGH WATER – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GEORGE F. HARDING MUSEUM – LAKE PARK AVE – JUST BEFORE DEMOLITION – 1965   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – FULLERTON AVE BEACH – GROUP OF GIRLS RUNNING THROUGH WATER – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – FOSTER AVE BEACH – HUGE CROWD – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – FIGARO’S LOUNGE – 7 E OAK – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ERIE CAFE – THE MAPLE ROOM – 658 N WELLS – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – EMBER’S RESTAURANT – 1034 N DEARBORN – BAR – CROWD – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – DELTA HOTEL – 79TH STREET NEAR SOUTH SHORE DRIVE – NEXT TO RAINBOW PARK – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CROSSING GUARD AND CHILDREN – KENMORE NEIGHBORHOOD – c1950   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CREGIER AND 70TH – SOUTH SHORE – KIDS WALKING UP STREET OF HOMES – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – COLONIAL INN RESTAURANT – IRVING PARK ROAD AT RIVER ROAD – DINING ROOM – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CLUB ALABAM – RESTAURANT AND FLOOR SHOW CLUB – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CLARK STREET FROM WASHINGTON – CLARK THEATER – HOTEL PLANTERS – SIGNS – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CLARK AND RANDOLPH – CROWD CROSSING STREET – HEAVY WET SNOW – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CIVIC OPERA HOUSE – INTERIOR – CROWD – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – NIGHT – LOOKING WEST – SUN TIMES ON RIGHT – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – NEAR MICHIGAN AVE – NIGHT – BOAT RIDES – 1964   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CARPENTER STREET – KIDS COOLING OFF IN FIRE HYDRANT – A CHICAGO TRADITION – 1966   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CAR STUCK IN SNOW – BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDING – c1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BOYS RAKING AND BURNING LEAVES – WILMETTE – COULD EASILY BE AN IMAGE FROM HYDE PARK OR SOUTH SHORE IN FALL – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BLACKSTONE HOTEL – PART OF SUITE – 1956   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BEACH – LIFEGUARDS SETTING UP FOR SUMMER – MAYBE NORTH AVE BEACH – c1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – AMBASSADOR EAST HOTEL – GUILDHALL BANQUET ROOM – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ALLERTON HOTEL – BAR INTERIOR – WINDOWS ON STREET – 1963   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 4815 WOODLAWN AVE – KENWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD – 1962   1 comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 4800 BLOCK S KIMBARK – KENWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD – WE LIVED NEAR HERE IN AN OLD HOUSE DIVIDED UP INTO APARTMENTS IN THE EARLY 1950s – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 3845 N PAULINA – MODEST HOUSE ON ALLY A BIT LIKE PRESTON UNEY’S ON KINGSTONE AVE – 1950s   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 1524 DEARBORN – WOMEN IN BACK GARDEN – CHICAGO GARDEN WALK – 1962   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 503 WRIGHTWOOD – BELLE EPOQUE MANSION – THEN SWEDISH ENGINEERS CLUB – PARKED CAR – 1949   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 71 CLUB – WACKER DRIVE – INTERIOR – 1961   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 63RD STREET NEAR COTTAGE GROVE – ELEVATED STRUCTURE – STORES – 1955   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 62ND AND SEELEY – ICE CREAM CART – RIDER ON BENCH – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE LAKE THEATER LINE-UP – 1959   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE AND MADISON – PUBLICITY PHOTO FOR CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR NOTE PARTOF MCVICKERS THEATER ON LEFT – CLOCK IS STATE -MADISON BUILDING NOT FIELD’S – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE AND MADISON – FROM CARSON’S – SHOPPERS IN RAIN – NOTE SIGNS FOR EVANS FURS – MORRIS B. SACHS CLOTHES – KITTY KELLY – MARKS BROTHERS JEWELERS – 1966   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – RKO PALACE THEATER – THOMPSONS RESTAURANT – B T SANDWICH SHOP – 1950   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – NIGHT – UNITED ARTISTS’ THEATER – A BIT OF WOODS THEATER – HENRICI’S RESTAURANT – HOE SAI GAI – BANCROFT HOTEL – SUNNY ITALY – ROUND THE CLOCK COFFEE SHOP – 1961   1 comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTHWEST EXPRESSWAY – OPENING – 1959   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH STATE STREET – NIGHT – FRENCH CASINO – 865 N STATE – AGOSTINO’S – THE SCENE DANCING – 1963   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MORTON’S SURF CLUB RESTAURANT – 5550 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE – DINING ROOM – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – PARK DISTRICT POLICE AND CROSSING GUARD – NOTE PATROL BOY BELT – 1942   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MANGAM’S CHATEAU – DINING ROOM – 1957   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – LINCOLN BELMONT ASHLAND – STORES AND SIGNS – TROLLEY BUS – HIRSCH CLOTHES – WIEBOLDT’S DEPARTMENT STORE – 1955   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – IRELAND’S OYSTER HOUSE – 634 N CLARK – DINING ROOM – EVENING LIGHTING – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – HARDING’S RESTAURANT – WAITRESS SETTING TABLES – WHICH LOCATION UNKNOWN – 1956   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – EDDY’S LOUNGE – 56TH AND HALSTED – TYPICAL OF MANY SMALL CORNER RESTAURANTS AND LOUNGES – 1960   1 comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – DELTA MOTEL – 79TH NEAR SOUTH SHORE DRIVE – LOOKING TOWARDS LAKE – THERE WAS A CONTROVERSY ABOUT PARKING LOT TAKING RAINBOW PARK LAND – 1961   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CITY HALL – CREWS PLACING EVERGREENS FOR WINTER – 1960   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – PARAMOUNT FINANCE CORP – 80 E JACKSON – 224 S MICHIGAN – SALARY LOANS   Leave a comment

Posted April 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized