Archive for January 2012

MENU – CHICAGO – SCHULIEN’S RESTAURANT – 2100 IRVING PARK ROAD – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 30, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RUSH STREET – NIGHT – HOTEL MARYLAND – TONY’S – ISBELL’S – PARKED CARS – 1950s   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – CALLED MANHATTAN – NOTE SIGN ON NEAR BUILDING – 1913   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CLARENDEN MUNICIPAL BATHING BEACH – CLARENDEN AND SUNNYSIDE – AERIAL – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILSON AVENUE BEACH – BIG CROWD – NOTE COVERED BENCHES STRUCTURE AT EDGE OF BEACH – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MATH IGLER’S CASINO RESTAURANT – 1627 W MELROSE – DINING ROOM WITH WAITERS – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MAXIM’S OF PARIS IN CHICAGO – 1300 N ASTER – HEAD WAITER AT DOOR TO DINING ROOM – 1964   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH – BIG CROWDS CROSSING STREET – LOTS OF BUSES – IMAGE FORESHORTENED BY TELEPHOTO LENS – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO COVER – CHICAGO – CHEZ PAREE RESTAURANT – ART DECO STYLE IMAGE OF TWO WOMEN   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD AND COMPANY DEPARTMENT – WOMEN’S SHOES – STYLISH ART DECO – 1930   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – SIEGEL COOPER AND COMPANY DEPARTMENT STORE – STATE AND VAN BUREN – BECAME SEARS MAIN STORE LATER – WORLD’S FAIR – 1893   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – MONTGOMERY WARD AND COMPANY DEPARTMENT STORE – CATALOGUE PROMOTION – 1925   Leave a comment

Posted January 29, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – VILLA SWEDEN RESTAURANT – 5207 N CLARK – OUTSIDE AND DINING ROOM – c1950   1 comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL – CONGRESS AND LINCOLN – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH FROM VAN BUREN – ON RIGHT IS WHERE LATER GOLDBLATT’S WOULD BE – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ST ELIZABETH’S HOSPITAL – CLAREMONT AND LEMOYNE AVES – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OTTO STUMPF AND COMPANY – WHOLESALE JEWELERS – 207 STATE STREET – CHRISTMAS GREETING – 1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – AERIAL PANORAMA – GARDENS – PARKING – NAVY PIER SIGN – 1944   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GRANT PARK – THE COLONADES – LOOKING NORTH – NOTE LIBRARY ON LEFT – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GERMAN OLD PEOPLES HOME – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DRAKE HOTEL – DRAMATIC EVENING VIEW – c1950s   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CORT THEATER – PEGGY O’NEIL IN PEG O’ MY HEART – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLISEUM – THE COLISEUM GARDEN – RESTAURANT – CONCERTS BY FERULLO’S BAND – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO MUSICAL COLLEGE – ZIEGFIELD HALL – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO COLLEGE OF MEDICINE – LINCOLN STREET – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AUSTIN HIGH SCHOOL – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – CORNER VIEW – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING NORTH FROM NEAR WATER TOWER – 1950s   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – COLOSIMO’S RESTAURANT – 2126 S WABASH – DINE AND DANCE   Leave a comment

Posted January 27, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN – DIESEL ENGINE – BICENTENNIAL COLORS – 1976   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – BELT RAILWAY – DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE – BICENTENNIAL COLORS – 1976   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH FROM NEAR WASHINGTON – HUGE CROWD – MARSHALL FIELD’S COMPLETED – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – FROM WASHINGTON – STREETCARS – CROWD – FIELD’S CLOCK – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – THE DERBY ROLLER COASTER – THE BIG ONE BEFORE THE BOBS – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MAYFLOWER HOUSE – ARMCO-FERRO STEEL HOUSE – THE KIND OF PANELS USED ON WHITE CASTLES FOR A TIME – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – 1934   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK – GERMAN BUILDING – NICE PERSPECTIVE – LEFT FROM 1893 WORLD’S FAIR – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – PANORAMA OF BUILDINGS PLUS PEOPLE ON BEACH – 1943   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – E N MANNING COMPANY – COFFEE TEA – 635 CLYBOURN – GIRL WITH KITTENS – 1907   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO BEACH HOTEL – DRAMATIC PERSPECTIVE – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AUSTIN – UNITED SANITARY DAIRY – 5835 SOUTH BLVD – DRIVER AND WAGON – 1907   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ARCADE CARD – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – CARTOON ABOUT PAY TOILETS – 1934   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ARCADE CARD – CARTOON OF OLD MAN AND MODERN WOMEN – FUTURISTIC ARCHITECTURE – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – 1934   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ARCADE CARD – CARTOON ABOUT GOLD DIGGING – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – 1934   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FIRE DEPARTMENT – JUNIOR FIRE PATROL – BOYS ON FIRE TRUCK IN HELMETS – 1929   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – NOB HILL LOUNGE – 5228 LAKE PARK AVE   Leave a comment

Posted January 25, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – ILLINOIS CENTRAL – STREAMLINER ON TRACKS PARALLEL TO MICHIGAN AVE – PANAMA LIMITED – 1950s   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNION STOCK YARDS – EXPOSITION BUILDING – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – ROCK ISLAND – DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE 475 BUILT IN 1950   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE BRYN MAWR HOTEL – 5550 N KENMORE – STREET VIEW PLUS MAP – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – NORTH FROM ADAMS – 1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SEARS ROEBUCK AND COMPANY – PRESSROOM – WHERE CATALOGUES PRINTED – 1932   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PRUDENTIAL BUILDING – FROM GRANT PARK – WHEN NEW – 41 STORIES – 187 FOUNDATION CAISSONS – WGN -TV ANTENNA – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MYRA BRADWELL SCHOOL – THE ORIGINAL – WINDSOR PARK – SOUTH SHORE – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK – CONSERVATORY IN DISTANCE – FLOWER BEDS – 1960s   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – KLAS’ RESTAURANT – 5734 W CERMAK ROAD – 5 IMAGES PLUS OWNER – 1948   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK – WOODED ISLAND – JAPANESE HOUSES – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DEL PRADO HOTEL – MIDWAY AND WASHINGTON – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLUMBIA BUSINESS COLLEGE – MILWAUKEE WESTERN AND ARMITAGE AVENUES – 1920s   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – C.A. FERGUSON EDISON RECORDS – EDISON AMBEROL RECORDS REPAIRS AND PARTS – 734 MELROSE – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 24, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNION PARK – FOUNTAIN – THREE GIRLS – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GOLDBLATT’S DEPARTMENT STORE – LIVING ROOM FURNITURE 2 – 1957   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GOLDBLATT’S DEPARTMENT STORE – LIVING ROOM FURNITURE – 1957   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FAIR STORE – BEING CONVERTED TO MONTGOMERY WARD’S – AERIAL STATE AND ADAMS – 1964   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – SOUTH SIDE – FROM ILLINOIS CENTRAL TRACKS TO SOUTH PARK WAY AND 31ST TO 35TH – PROGRESS OF LAND CLEARANCE COMMISSION – 1952   1 comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MADISON STREET – LOOKING EAST FROM CANAL – DAILY NEWS BUILDING – 1955   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – DAILY NEWS BUILDING – WEST BANK OF RIVER BETWEEN MADISON AND WASHINGTON – 1959   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – DAILY NEWS BUILDING – CIVIC OPERA UNDER CONSTRUCTION OPPOSITE – 1929   Leave a comment

Posted January 23, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – DREDGING OPERATIONS NEAR MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – SUN-TIMES – CHICAGO RIVER – NEWSPRINT FROM CANADA BEING UNLOADED – 1962   Leave a comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – GOLDBLATT’S DEPARTMENT STORE – LOOKING NORTH FROM VAN BUREN – RED CARPET TO ANNOUNCE REFURBISHED STORE – 1962   Leave a comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – THE FAIR DEPARTMENT STORE – STATE AND ADAMS – JUST BEFORE BECOMING MONTGOMERY WARD – EARLY 1960s   1 comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GOLDBLATT’S STORE – LINCOLN BELMONT ASHLAND – DOWN STREET DURING SIDEWALK SALE – A TYPICAL LARGER NEIGHBORHOOD SHOPPING STREET OF THE TIME – 1965   Leave a comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – NEW DEPARTMENT TO HELP CO-EDS WITH WARDROBES – 1959   Leave a comment

Posted January 20, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – HATS MODELLED FOR CHARITY BENEFIT – LEFT FROM GOLDBLATT’S – RIGHT FROM BOND’S – 1962   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PULLMAN NEIGHBORHOOD – ROW HOUSES 1969   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CALUMET SKYWAY – AUTOMATED COIN-MACHINES INTRODUCED – 1958   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – LA SALLE STREET STATION – ENTRANCE FROM UNDER ELEVATED STRUCTURE – PEDESTRIANS – 1947   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND EASTERN ILLINOIS – CAFE-LOUNGE CAR – 1936 – LATER REPRINT   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE FROM GRANT PARK – MCCORMICK BUILDING – STRATFORD HOTEL – RAILWAY EXCHANGE – 1914   Leave a comment

Posted January 19, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLOSIMO’S RESTAURANT – 2128 WABASH AVE – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO – MILL ROAD FARM – FLOWER SHOW – 1941   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GARFIELD PARK CONSERVATORY – SPRING FLOWERS – 1935   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – AERIAL – NEW SUN-TIMES BUILDING – WRIGLEY IN BACKGROUND – WENDELLA BOATS – 1957   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PALM TAVERN BAR – 446 E 47 TH – BIG CROWD – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – AMBASSADOR WEST HOTEL – THE BUTTERY RESTAURANT – 1965   Leave a comment

Posted January 18, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ENGRAVING – CHICAGO – LA SALLE STREET – FEATURING TROLLEY TUNNEL – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ST LUKES HOSPITAL – OFFICE AREA – 1909   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RAINBOW BEACH – PORTION CALLED NICHOLS BEACH – NOTE STREETCAR TRACKS – BOATS COMING IN CLOSE – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – CHICAGO RIVER – VAN BUREN BRIDGE WITH TRAIN – ANGLE SHOWING TWO TOWERS – 1907   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND EASTERN ILLINOIS – THE WHOOPPERWILL – 1948   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CITY HALL AREA – HORSE-PULLED STREETCAR FROM EARLIER – DALEY CENTER ON LEFT NOT FINISHED – 1965   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – BRANDING IRON RESTAURANT – INTERIOR – 1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – BLACK FOREST RESTAURANT – 2636 N CLARK – DINING ROOM – BAR – BARTENDER – 1950s   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – NORWOOD HOUSE RESTAURANT AND COCKTAIL LOUNG – HARLEM AND LAWRENCE – OUTSIDE AND INSIDE   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

BUTTON – CHICAGO – CHICAGO SURFACE LINES – UNIFORM BUTTON – 1940s   Leave a comment

Posted January 17, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – THE INDEPENDENCE LIMITED – ROANOKE TO CHICAGO   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING NORTH – HUGE CROWD – STREETCARS – NOTE MARSHALL FIELD’S NEW BUILDING CENTER RIGHT – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF AUSTIN – 1908   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DOUGLAS PARK – THE PERGOLA AND GARDENS – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION – FROM SHORE – AERIAL – 1893   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION – 3 BUILDINGS – 1893   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – SKYLINE – AERIAL – FROM WEST OF CHICAGO RIVER TOWARDS NAVY PIER – 1937   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK – LAKEFRONT – AERIAL – LOOKING NORTH – FINE ARTS FROM 1893 CENTER BOTTOM – LATER MUSEUM SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – 1928   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO THEATER – BALCONY IN LOBBY – 25 YEARS AFTER OPENING – 1946   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – MACY’S COFFEE SHOP – 75 W MADISON – WILLOUGHBY TOWERS   Leave a comment

Posted January 16, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TOM JONES RESTAURANT – LADIES’ CAFE INTERIOR – 171 JACKSON – 118 QUINCY – 1907   1 comment

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOLLOWAY HOUSE CAFETERIA – 27 W RANDOLPH – 7572 N WESTERN – CUSTOMER RESPONSE   Leave a comment

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOLLOWAY HOUSE CAFETERIA – 27 W RANDOLPH – 7572 N WESTERN – BACK – NOTE USE OF SERVICE GIRL – CUSTOMER RESPONSE   Leave a comment

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GARFIELD PARK – MONUMENT – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GUEY SAM’S RESTAURANT – 2205 WENTWORTH – DINING ROOM – 1943   Leave a comment

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO FOLDER COVER – CHICAGO – LATIN QUARTER – 23 W RANDOLPH – CARTOON   2 comments

Posted January 13, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEAMER THEODORE ROOSEVELT IN CHICAGO RIVER – MEDINAH CLUB AND TRIBUNE IN BACKGROUND – 1930s   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRINITY SEMINARY AND BIBLE COLLEGE – ARCHITECT’S DRAWING – c1960   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RAWLINGS WALLPAPER COMPANY – THE ORANGE OF FAUN – DINING ROOM – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WATER TOWER – CALLED OLD CHICAGO WATER WORKS   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILLIAM E BLACK DRY CLEANERS – 6330 DORCHESTER AVE – CUSTOMER REPLY FOR MOVING – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILLIAM E BLACK DRY CLEANERS – 6330 DORCHESTER AVE – CUSTOMER REPLY FOR MOVING – BACK – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PYE PRODUCTS – ROOSTER CARTOON – 1907   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – P.J.’S ALL AMERICAN RESTAURANT – 1206 E 63RD STREET   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NEAR UNION STOCK YARDS – WHISKEY ROW – A STRIKING IMAGE – NICE VERSION – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – BALLROOM – c1920   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DEUTSCHES ALTENHEIM – 2 IMAGES – IN GERMAN   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CLARENDON BEACH – HUGE CROWD – DRAWING MADE FROM PHOTO – TINTED – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO – ROCKEFELLER CHAPEL – AERIAL – 1928   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PETER PAN RESTAURANT – DEARBORN AND ADAMS – 4 WOMEN WITH NEWSPAPER – PRIZE CONTEST IN DAILY NEWS – 1955   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CLARK STREET – BETWEEN LAKE AND RANDOLPH – UNEMPLOYED CLEANING SNOW – NOTE ELEVATED – 1931   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – WARSHAWSKY AUTO PARTS – 5675 MILWAUKEE   Leave a comment

Posted January 12, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CARTOON – THRILLED TO SEE YOU BACK – PIN-UP – WOMAN IN BATHING SUIT – c1950   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WOODLAWN CAFE – MUSIC EVERY EVENING – 63RD AND COTTAGE GROVE – c1910   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – VIA LAGO CAFE 837 WILSON AVE – ILLUMINATED DANCE FLOOR – BEAUTY SPOT OF AMERICA – EARLY   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO – IDA NOYES HALL – FROM CHAPEL DOWN STREET   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNION STOCK YARDS – UNLOADING HOGS FROM TRAIN – 1912   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN – BUFFET-LOUNGE CAR – PASSENGERS AND BARMAN – c1940   Leave a comment

Posted January 10, 2012 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN – PARLOR CAR – THE 400 – c1940   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRAIN – BURLINGTON NORTHERN – LAST RUN OF AFTERNOON ZEPHYR – FROM ROOSEVELT ROAD – 1971   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE GOLDEN PUMPKIN RESTAURANT – CHINESE CAFE – TABLES – DANCE FLOOR – BAND STAND – MADISON AND HAMLIN – 1920s   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE GOLDEN PUMPKIN RESTAURANT – CHINESE CAFE – LOBBY – MADISON AND HAMLIN – 1920s   2 comments

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TELENEWS – THE NEWS REEL THEATER – STATE AND RANDOLPH – LATER THE LOOP THEATER – 1940s   1 comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATES RESTAURANT – STATE AND ADAMS – WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN IMAGE – ONE OF A SERIES – ODD MIX OF POLITICS AND BUSINESS – 1908   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET FROM MADISON – HUGE CROWD – STREETCARS – WAGONS – EARLY   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND MADISON – BUSY SCENE – 1904   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SMITH-WALLACE SHOE COMPANY – KINDER-GATEN SHOES – STERLING QUALITY – CARTOON – c1910   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SKYLINE – NIGHT – c1970   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SARATOGA GRILL RESTAURANT – 7538 N CLARK – BAR – c1950   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SANS SOUCI AMUSEMENT PARK – 60TH AND COTTAGE GROVE – AERIAL – CHICAGO’S FIRST – 1909   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – POLISH CATHOLIC CHURCH – FRAY AND CARPENTER STREETS – IN POLISH AND ENGLISH – EARLY   1 comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MILWAUKEE AVE – c1910   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LINCOLN TURNER HALL CAFE – 1005 DIVERSEY PARKWAY – RESTAURANT INTERIOR – EARLY   1 comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UNIVERSAL BAKING POWDER – ECONOMY IS WEALTH – BACK OF INTER-STATE INDUSTRIAL EXPOSITION – 1874   Leave a comment

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – INTER-STATE INDUSTRIAL EXPOSITION – RAILROAD EXCURSIONS – CHEAP HOTELS – NOVELTIES – 1874   Leave a comment

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