Archive for September 2011

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – YMCA BUILDING – EARLIER ONE – NOTE THE AWNINGS – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SCHMIDT’S CITY CLUB BEER – IN HALF GALLONS – CUSTOMER NOTICE CARD – 1945   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – OCEAN-GOING SHIP BEING UNLOADED – CITY SKYLINE BACKGROUND – 1961   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO STADIUM – ALONG STREET WITH PARKED CARS – 1940s   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BUCKLEY DEMENT AND COMPANY – MAILING LIST CATALOGUE AVAILABLE FOR 1937   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLACKSTONE HOTEL – THE CLUB ROOM RESTAURANT – 1922   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – LAGOON BEHIND – BOY SITTING BY WATER – 1954   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – WABASH AVE – BETWEEN WASHINGTON AND RANDOLPH – STEAM CLEANING – 1959   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO THEATER – STATE STREET – ABLE GANCE’S SILENT FILM NAPOLEON PLAYING WITH ORCHESTRA – 1996   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – JACK KNIFE BRIDGE – ELEVATED TRAINS PASSING – 1905   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – HALSTED STREET LIFT BRIDGE – LARGE SHIP PASSING – 1915   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – CHRISTMAS SEASON THEME OF CHRISTMAS IN OUTER SPACE – MARTIAN BEAR HOLDS DOOR – 1974   1 comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 1420 W NORWOOD – STORM KNOCKED OVER TREE – 1963   Leave a comment

Posted September 28, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTER – CHICAGO – ILLINOIS CENTRAL – CHICAGO THE VACATION CITY – FLAPPER WITH UMBRELLA – OAK STREET BEACH – 1929   2 comments

Posted September 27, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING SOUTH FROM NEAR LAKE – CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEATERS – BUSES – STREETCARS – OLD STREETLIGHTS – 1947   Leave a comment

Posted September 27, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STREETCAR – CHICAGO SURFACE LINES – CLYBOURN-BELMONT ROUTE – HOTEL BACKGROUND – c1930   Leave a comment

Posted September 27, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MISS CHICAGO PHOTOFLASH – 1971   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FIREMEN DEALING WITH FROZEN VALVE ON HYDRANT – APARTMENT BUILDING AT 6151 S KIMBARK – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – LAKESHORE TROLLEY – SOLDIERS FIELD IN BACKGROUND – 1933   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – KIRIES RESTAURANT – RIVER GROVE – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – LAKESHORE DRIVE – FIELD MUSEUM BACKGROUND – CARS AND BUSES STUCK IN SNOW – GREAT STORM OF 1967   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAINS – PENNSYLVANIA RR – TRAINS IN YARD BEHIND UNION STATION – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PART OF SKYLINE FROM NORTH AVE BEACH – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GOLD COAST – NORTH LAKE SHORE DRIVE – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – AERIAL – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTER – CHICAGO – CHICAGO KENNEL CLUB DOG SHOW – COLISEUM – 1902   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PEARSON HOTEL – THE ENGLISH ROOM RESTAURANT – 190 E PEARSON – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FORD TAILORING – 537 W ADAMS – CUSTOMER RESPONSE CARD   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – TRAIN – DELAWARE AND HUDSON – HOODED STEAM ENGINE 653 – 1933   Leave a comment

Posted September 26, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL – WOMAN AT PUNCH CARD ACCOUNTING MACHINE – PRETTY ADVANCED EQUIPMENT THEN – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – LINCOLN PARK AND SHORELINE LOOKING SOUTH TO DOWNTOWN – AERIAL FOR AMERICAN AIRLINES – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WALLPAPERED ROOM INTERIOR – NEW LINE OF THYBONY AND BENGTSON – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WABASH AVE – NORTH OF JACKSON – AERIAL – ELEVATED RAILWAY – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEAMER CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS AT DOCK – NOTE SIGN ON DOCK BUILDING FOR CHICAGO RACINE SHEBOYGAN – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STANDARD OIL COMPANY BUILDING – 200 E RANDOLPH – ARCHITECT’S MODEL – ORINALLY CLAD IN MARBLE SHEETS – LATER CHANGED TO GRANITE WITH FAILURE OF MARBLE PLATES – c1970   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – CALLED MUNICIPAL PIER – AERIAL – 1922   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – JOHN HANCOCK TOWER AND OLD WATER TOWER – c1970   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ENGLEWOOD MEN’S CLUB – 1907   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – VIEW FROM ACROSS POOL – NICE VERSION – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD – FIREPLACE   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN APARTMENT BLOCK – 1908   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO POLICE – NEW SQUAD CAR – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted September 23, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN STATION – TRAIN SHED INTERIOR – STUNNING IMAGE – 1911   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN – VIADUCT OVER DES MOINES RIVER IOWA – 1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – DEARBORN STREET STATION – ORIGINAL TOWER – CARRIAGES – CAR – COBBLE STREET – NOTE AD ON RIGHT – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – RENOVATION WORK – 1978   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MADISON – NOTE VOGELSANG AND THOMPSONS RESTAURANTS – TANDEM STREETCARS – THE RECORD WAS A NEWSPAPER – IMAGE WAS THE BASIS FOR A POSTCARD – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH SHORE DRIVE AND BEACHES – GOLD COAST BUILDINGS – LINCOLN PARK – AERIAL – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – VIEW ALONG NORTH SHORE – EVENING – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTER – CHICAGO – CHICAGO HORSE SHOW – COLISEUM – 1902   Leave a comment

Posted September 22, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDELWEISS RESTAURANT – 4 IMAGES – 3 ACTORS IN PLAYS – RESTAURANT INTERIOR – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted September 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN BEACH – LINE OF WOMEN IN BATHING SUITS AND CAPS – 1919   Leave a comment

Posted September 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TWO-FLATS BEING BUILT – NORTH SIDE OF CONGRESS   Leave a comment

Posted September 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – BROWN SCHOOL – 1758 WARREN – BUILT 1857 – 1948   Leave a comment

Posted September 21, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TWENTY MILE BIPLANE RACE – GRANT PARK – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN FLORSHEIM SHOE STORE – NORTH AVE – NIGHT   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE KEY CLUB – 150 E ONTARIO – CHRISTMAS – 1968   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE ASHLAND BLOCK – CLARK AND RANDOLPH – NOTE OLYMPIC VAUDVILLE – AWNINGS AT CORNER SAY SODAWATER AND CIGARS – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SWEDISH MISSION CHURCH – 59TH AND CARPENTER STREET – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEAMER ROOSEVELT – AT STATE STREET BRIDGE – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIB ROOM RESTAURANT – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MCCORKLE MOTORS – 2820 N CICERO AVE – AT DIVERSEY – 1952   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK – HOTEL WINDEMERE – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – SHORELINE – AERIAL – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOSPITAL CENTER OF THE WORLD – HARRISON AND OGDEN – IMAGES 10 HOSPITALS – 1914   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLONNADE ROOM – INTERIOR – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – NICE VERSION – 1939   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BURNHAM PARK HARBOR – BOATS – 1950s CARS – ORIGINAL MCCORMICK PLACE – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AVIATION WEEK – CHICAGO HARBOR – HYDRO-AEROPLANE IN COLLISION – 1914   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – MOUNTED POLICEMAN – STREETCAR – DOUBLE-DECKER BUS – 1924   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – MET L STATION – LIKELY LOGAN SQUARE – NOTE USE OF TERM L ON SIGN – SEPIA – EARLY   3 comments

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – JOHN HANCOCK CENTER – MICHIGAN AVE – UNDER CONSTRUCTION – c1968   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PICASSO SCULPTURE CIVIC CENTER – WHEN NEW – 1967   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CLOVER RESTAURANT – FOUNTAIN AND FOOD – 107TH AND SOUTH PARK   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CHEF ALBERTO’S RESTAURANT LOUNGE – 3001 PETERSON AVE   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – JOY HING LO RESTAURANT – 204 STATE – S W CORNER ADAMS – AFTER SHOW DINNER – 1906   Leave a comment

Posted September 19, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND MADISON – ARMISTICE DAY 1953 – I LIKE THE PICTURE FOR ITS BACKGROUND DETAILS DESPITE THE POLITBURO – MCVICKERS THEATER – LOCAL LOAN – CARTER JEWELERS – STATE-MADISON CLOCK – 1953   Leave a comment

Posted September 16, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 112TH AND COTTAGE GROVE – PULLMAN – OLD STABLES FROM ARCADE BUILDING USED AS GARAGE – 1961   Leave a comment

Posted September 16, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO OPERA HOUSE – SCENE FROM THE PLAY MADAME X – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLES MARKET – 3516 W NORTH AVE – STAFF IN FRONT – 1914   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MAIN STREET – EAST CHICAGO – NOTE NEWBERRY DIME STORE ON LEFT – MUCH RESEMBLES NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL STREETS IN CITY PROPER – 1940s   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STREETCAR – ANOTHER PULLMAN – ASHLAND AVE NEAR 95TH – NOTE PEDESTRIAN ISLAND ON LEFT   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – OLDER STYLE PULLMAN STREETCAR – ASHLAND AVE NEAR WEBSTER   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STREETCAR PCC TYPE – COTTAGE GROVE ROUTE   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MIDWAY AIRPORT – BOEING 727 JET MAKING TEST LANDING – 1964   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MISS AMERICA CONTEST – NOT IN CHICAGO – MISS CHICAGO ON RIGHT – 1942   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FASHION RHAPSODY 1946 – CHARITY BENEFIT – OUTFITS FROM CHICAGO STORES – 1946   Leave a comment

Posted September 15, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN – STEAM ENGINE NUMBER 954 AND CREW – SEPIA   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – B AND O STREAMLINER LEAVING CHICAGO – DRAMATIC VIEW – 1967   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEAMER SEE AND BEE – BETWEEN BUFFALO CLEVELAND AND CHICAGO – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE AND WASHINGTON – AERIAL – NOTE MARSHALL FIELD BUILDING IS COMPLETE – STREETCARS – CROWDS – WAGONS – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SEARS ROEBUCK AND COMPANY – CUSTOMER RESPONSE – SAMPLE BOOK FOR MAN’S CLOTHING – c1930 BACK   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SEARS ROEBUCK AND COMPANY – CUSTOMER RESPONSE – SAMPLE BOOK FOR MAN’S CLOTHING – c1930 – FRONT   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – TOWN AND COUNTRY COCKTAIL LOUNGE – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OLSON RUG COMPANY – 2800 N CRAWFORD – IRVING PARK STATION – 80TH ANNIVERSARY – CUSTOMER RESPONSE CARD – BACK   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OLSON RUG COMPANY – 80TH ANNIVERSARY – CUSTOMER RESPONSE CARD – BACK   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LEWIN’S SHOE CENTER – NIGHT – A STOREFRONT ARCHITECTURE COMMON IN THE PERIOD – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LAWSON YMCA – 30 W CHICAGO AVE – 3 IMAGES – 1940s   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JEFFERSON PARK HOSPITAL – LOOMIS AND MONROE – 1911   1 comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JARVIS HUNT BUILDING – RANDOLPH AND MICHIGAN – NOTE DRAWN-IN FLAGS COMMON ON EARLY CARDS – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – INSURANCE EXCHANGE BUILDING – 175 W JACKSON – AD FOR W. F. CAMERON – NOTE BOARD OF TRADE ON LEFT – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HAYMARKET SQUARE – AERIAL – HUGE CROWD OF WAGONS – 1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GREAT NORTHERN BUILDING – RESEMBLES AN ENGRAVING – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GIBBY’S RESTAURANT – 192 N CLARK – 2 IMAGES – DINING ROOM AND BAR – 1947   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GARFIELD PARK – CONSERVATORY – INTERIOR WITH MAN STANDING – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY – UNDER CONSTRUCTION – NOTE ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAIL YARDS IN FOREGROUND – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EVANSTON SATION FOR CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN – STEAM TRAIN COMING IN – NOTE QUAKER SIGN LOWER RIGHT   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AUDITORIUM HOTEL – RESTAURANT INTERIOR – 1911   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AUDITORIUM HOTEL – NOTE MOBILGAS SIGN AT TOP – 1940s   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ART INSTITUTE ENTRANCE AND MICHIGAN AVE – BEAUTIFUL IMAGE   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 1532 DEARBORN PARKWAY – DR CARL WAGNER HOME   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – MONON STREAMLINER LEAVING CHICAGO – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE AND MADISON – ARMED FORCES PARADE – I MUST SAY IT RESEMBLES THE POLITBURO ON LENIN’S TOMB – BUT I LIKE THE VIEW OF MANDEL BROTHERS – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE AND MADISON – ARMED FORCES PARADE – LOOKING NORTH UPPER RIGHT IS CARSON’S – CENTER TOP IS MANDEL BROTHERS – 1957   Leave a comment

Posted September 14, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE NATIONAL BANK – 30 N MICHIGAN – 1977   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MID-NORTH GARDEN WALK – 550 W BELDEN – 1965   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ANNUAL MID-NORTH GARDEN WALK – 2134 N HUDSON STREET – PEOPLE WALKING BY – 1960   Leave a comment

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNION STOCK YARDS – MAN WITH CHESTERFIELD COAT AND DERBY ON HORSE – 1911   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STEAMER EASTLAND – CHICAGO RIVER – 1915   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MIDWAY AIRPORT – NORTHWEST AIRLINES BOEING STRATOCRUISER – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MERCHANDISE BUILDING SEARS ROEBUCK – CROWDS REPORTING TO WORK – PART OF STEREOSCOPE IMAGE – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GINO’S EAST RESTAURANT – 160 E SUPERIOR – GRAFFITI-DECORATED DINING ROOM – 1993   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CIVIC OPERA HOUSE – PEDIMENT – 1929   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CIVIC OPERA HOUSE – LIGHTING DETAILS – 1929   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO HEART FUND – LEE PHILLIP TELEVISION PERSONALITY AND HEART SUNDAY QUEEN – ROBERT J QUINN FIRE COMMISSIONER – 22 W MADISON NEAR STATE – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 3 WOMEN SOFTBALL STARS – PLAYING AT MILLS STADIUM – 1935   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – TOKAR’S RIDGE RESTAURANT – 5860 W 111TH CHICAGO RIDGE – COVER – c1960   3 comments

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – TIVOLI RESTAURANT   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – THE NEW WILLIAMS RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE – 700 S WABASH   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – THE BURGEL HOUSE RESTAURANT – SOUTH CHICAGO HEIGHTS   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – ST HUBERT OLD ENGLISH GRILL – 316 FEDERAL STREET   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – MIRROR LOUNGE – 1953 E 71ST – SOUTH SHORE   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – LAKESIDE GREEN COCKTAIL LOUNGE – THE CONRAD HILTON   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – HOTEL MIDLAND   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – GOODMAN COAL CORPORATION – 310 S MICHIGAN   Leave a comment

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CINCY’S BLACK LIGHT SHOW BAR RESTAURANT – 65 W CHICAGO AVE   Leave a comment

Posted September 12, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CONTESTANTS FOR MISS CHICAGO BEAUTY CONTEST – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted September 10, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MISS PHOTOFLASH – CHICAGO PRESS PHOTOGRAPHERS – STANDING WITH TROPHY – 1950   Leave a comment

Posted September 10, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MISS CHICAGO PHOTOFLASH – SITTING ON FORD CONVERTIBLE – MAYBE AT AUTO SHOW – 1950   1 comment

Posted September 10, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO SURFACE LINES – STREET CAR BARN NORTH AND CICERO – DRIVERS BEING PAID – 1947   Leave a comment

Posted September 10, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WESTERN AVE – LOOKING SOUTH TOWARDS IOWA STREET – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted September 10, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ALLERTON HOTEL – VIEW FROM THE BAR – NIGHT – NICE VERSION – c1960   2 comments

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BREVOORT HOTEL – WHEN NEW – CORNER RAINBOW ROOM – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FIELD MUSEUM – CALLED FIELD COLUMBIAN MUSEUM – JACKSON PARK – NICE VERSION – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOOK AND LADDER FIRE ENGINE – FIREMEN ON LADDERS – 1906   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HUMBOLDT PARK – SUNKEN GARDEN – NICE VERSION – 1945   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE – SOUTH GRILL ROOM – STORE FOR MEN – SIXTH FLOOR – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MCCLURG BUILDING – WABASH AVE – BETWEEN ADAMS AND JACKSON – 1917   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – INSIDE THE COAL MINE – DEMONSTRATION OF UNDERCUTTING   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RAILWAY EXCHANGE BUILDING – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 2800 DEVON AVE – WEED SPRAYING – TWO CITY OFFICIALS WATCHING – NOTHING LIKE SOME GOOD BREATHS OF FRESH AIR – 1952   Leave a comment

Posted September 8, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WRIGLEY BUILDING – NIGHT – TIME EXPOSURE – c1930   Leave a comment

Posted September 6, 2011 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized