Archive for April 2014

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – NW CORNER OF LOOP – 3 TRAINS – AERIAL – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ELEVATED - NW CORNER OF LOOP - 3 TRAINS - AERIAL - c1950 - ALTERED

Posted April 27, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WITT STREETCAR AT ILLINOIS CENTRAL VIADUCT – c1950   1 comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WITT STREETCAR AT ILLINOIS CENTRAL VIADUCT - c1950

Posted April 27, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WRIGLEY FIELD – TRAIN TRACKS – 1938   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WRIGLEY FIELD - TRAIN TRACKS - 1938

Posted April 27, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH – 4 WOMEN SUNNING – GOLD COAST BACKGROUND – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH - 4 WOMEN SUNNING - GOLD COAST BACKGROUND - c1950

Posted April 27, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STRIKING PANORAMA WITH LAKE FRONT AND SKYLINE – LOOKING S FROM N END OF LINCOLN PARK – AERIAL – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY – EDITED FROM YO CHICAGO SITE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STRIKING PANORAMA WITH LAKE FRONT AND SKYLINE - LOOKING S FROM N END OF LINCOLN PARK - AERIAL - FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY - EDITED FROM YO CHICAGO SITE

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GRANT PARK – AS I RECALL IT – LOOKING N – ROSE GARDEN – BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN – OUTER DRIVE EAST ON RIGHT OPENED 1963   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GRANT PARK - LOOKING N - ROSE GARDEN - BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN - OUTER DRIVE EAST ON RIGHT OPENED 1963

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OLYMPIA FIELDS COUNTRY CLUB – CAFE INTERIOR   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - OLYMPIA FIELDS COUNTRY CLUB - CAFE INTERIOR

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD’S FAIR – CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS AND GENERAL ITALO BALBO – FLYING BOAT FLEET THAT CAME TO CHICAGO FROM ITALY – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD'S FAIR - CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS AND GENERAL ITALO BALBO - FLYING BOAT FLEET THAT CAME TO CHICAGO FROM ITALY - 1933

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ILLINOIS CENTRAL DEPOT – 1908   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ILLINOIS CENTRAL DEPOT - 1908

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

SHEET MUSIC COVER – CHICAGO – TED BROWN MUSIC COMPANY – 218 S WABASH – YOU MAY BE LONESOME – 1924   Leave a comment

SHEET MUSIC COVER - CHICAGO - TED BROWN MUSIC COMPANY - 218 S WABASH - YOU MAY BE LONESOME - 1924

Posted April 21, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N – BIG CROWDS CROSSING STREET – MANY BUSES – NEWSPAPER DELIVERY TRUCK – FORE-SHORTENING FROM TELEPHOTO LENS – c1960   1 comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N - BIG CROWDS CROSSING STREET - MANY BUSES - FORE-SHORTENING FROM TELEPHOTO LENS - c1960

Posted April 16, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH – BIG CROWDS – CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEATERS – RONNY’S STEAKS – 1969   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH - BIG CROWDS - CHICAGO AND STATE LAKE THEATERS - RONNY'S STEAKS  - 1969

Posted April 16, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 73RD AND STONY ISLAND – WITT STREETCAR – 1949   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 73RD AND STONY ISLAND - WITT STREETCAR  - 1949

Posted April 16, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – CTA STREETCAR – 24TH AND LARAMIE CICERO – 1951   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CTA STREETCAR - 24TH AND LARAMIE CICERO - 1951

Posted April 16, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 66TH AND HALSTED – WINTER – LINE OF STREETCARS – PETERSEN FURNITURE IN BACKGROUND – 1939   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 66TH AND HALSTED - WINTER - LINE OF STREETCARS - PETERSEN FURNITURE IN BACKGROUND - 1939

Posted April 16, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STANLEY MANSION – CHICAGO’S GOLD COAST SERIES – IMAGE 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STANLEY MANSION - CHICAGO'S GOLD COAST SERIES - IMAGE 1910s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – YE OLDE CELLAR RESTAURANT – 322 N MICHIGAN – 100 FOOT OCTANGULAR BAR – HAMMOND ELECTRIC ORGAN – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - YE OLDE CELLAR RESTAURANT - 322 N MICHIGAN - 100 FOOT OCTANGULAR BAR - HAMMOND ELECTRIC ORGAN - c1950

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WOODLAWN TRUST AND SAVINGS – 63RD AND WOODLAWN – 1920s   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WOODLAWN TRUST AND SAVINGS - 63RD AND WOODLAWN - 1920s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILSON AVE BATHING BEACH – BIG CROWD – NOTE NIGHT BATHING SIGN – DIVING TOWER – TINTED – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WILSON AVE BATHING BEACH - BIG CROWD - NOTE NIGHT BATHING SIGN - DIVING TOWER - TINTED - 1909

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WASHINGTON PARK – DRIVEWAY – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WASHINGTON PARK - DRIVEWAY - 1909

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WARSAW RESTAURANT – INTERIOR – 820 N ASHLAND – WALTER AND ELIZABETH SAWA – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WARSAW RESTAURANT - INTERIOR - 820 N ASHLAND - WALTER AND ELIZABETH SAWA - c1960

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – VIEW TOWARDS 18TH STREET – CHICAGO SERIES – IMAGE 1890s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - VIEW TOWARDS 18TH STREET - CHICAGO SERIES - IMAGE 1890s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – TRIBUNE AND WRIGLEY TOWERS – AERIAL OVER NEW MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - TRIBUNE AND WRIGLEY TOWERS - AERIAL OVER NEW MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE PALMER HOUSE HOTEL - c1950

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – NOTE THE COMMENT ON THE LEVEE S OF VAN BUREN – STEREOSCOPIC – 1896   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - NOTE THE COMMENT ON THE LEVEE S OF VAN BUREN - STEREOSCOPIC - 1896

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – N OF JACKSON – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - N OF JACKSON - 1910s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM MADISON – NEAR STREET LEVEL – BIG CROWDS – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM MADISON - NEAR STREET LEVEL - BIG CROWDS - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL – THE FAIR STORE ON LEFT – RICHMAN’S CLOTHES – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL - THE FAIR STORE ON LEFT - RICHMAN'S CLOTHES - c1950

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SPEEDWAY PARK – DARIO RESTA WINNER OF 100 MILE CHALLENGE RACE – 1915   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SPEEDWAY PARK - DARIO RESTA WINNER OF 100 MILE CHALLENGE RACE - 1915

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH MICHIGAN AVE SKYLINE – LOOKING N – STEVENS HOTEL ON LEFT – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOUTH MICHIGAN AVE SKYLINE - LOOKING N - STEVENS HOTEL ON LEFT - 1920s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PRAIRIE AVENUE HISTORIC DISTRICT – CHICAGO SERIES – IMAGE 1978   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PRAIRIE AVENUE HISTORIC DISTRICT - CHICAGO SERIES - IMAGE 1978

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – POLISH NATIONAL ALLIANCE – 6100 N CICERO   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - POLISH NATIONAL ALLIANCE - 6100 N CICERO

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NORTHWESTERN DEPOT – CROWD OF VEHICLES AND STREETCARS – c1940   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORTHWESTERN DEPOT - CROWD OF VEHICLES AND STREETCARS - c1940

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NORTHWEST READY ROOFING – 2330 N WESTERN DIAMOND POINT ROOFING – RED GREEN BLUE BLACK OR POLYCHROME – 1923   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORTHWEST READY ROOFING - 2330 N WESTERN DIAMOND POINT ROOFING - RED GREEN BLUE BLACK OR POLYCHROME - 1923

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NORTH WESTERN PASSENGER DEPOT – EARLIER ONE – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORTH WESTERN PASSENGER DEPOT - EARLIER ONE - c1910

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NEW MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – ONLY DOUBLE-DECK JACK-KNIFE IN THE WORLD – VIEW FROM BELOW – LONDON GUARANTEE BUILDING – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NEW MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - ONLY DOUBLE-DECK JACK-KNIFE IN THE WORLD -  VIEW FROM BELOW - LONDON GUARANTEE BUILDING - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MILWAUKEE – N OF W DIVISION – KLEE BROTHERS CLOTHES – GAINOR AND KOEHLER FURNITURE – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MILWAUKEE - N OF W DIVISION - KLEE BROTHERS CLOTHES - GAINOR AND KOEHLER FURNITURE - 1910s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE N – AERIAL FROM RIVER – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE N - AERIAL FROM RIVER - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – AERIAL – LOOKING SW – WRIGLEY BULDING ON RIGHT – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - AERIAL - LOOKING SW - WRIGLEY BULDING ON RIGHT - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MATHER TOWER AND LONDON GUARANTEE BUILDING – WACKER DRIVE – AERIAL – LOOKING E – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MATHER TOWER AND LONDON GUARANTEE BUILDING - WACKER DRIVE - AERIAL - LOOKING E - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD HOUSE – 1873-1955 – CHICAGO SERIES – IMAGE EARLY   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD HOUSE - 1873-1955 - CHICAGO SERIES - IMAGE EARLY

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARK TWAIN HOTEL – 111 W DIVISION – AT CLARK – SUBWAY STATION AT ENTRANCE – NEAR LINCOLN PARK – 200 ROOMS – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MARK TWAIN HOTEL - 111 W DIVISION - AT CLARK - SUBWAY STATION AT ENTRANCE - NEAR LINCOLN PARK - 200 ROOMS - c1950

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MANUAL TRAINING SCHOOL – GLENWOOD NEAR CHICAGO HEIGHTS – 1930   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MANUAL TRAINING SCHOOL - GLENWOOD NEAR CHICAGO HEIGHTS - 1930

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LOOKING S FROM CHICAGO AVE – AERIAL – WATER TOWER AND SKYLINE – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LOOKING S FROM CHICAGO AVE - AERIAL - WATER TOWER AND SKYLINE - 1933

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK – FRANKLIN MONUMENT – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LINCOLN PARK - FRANKLIN MONUMENT - c1910

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LA SALLE – LOOKING N – NOTE ZENO GUM SIGNS – EARLY   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LA SALLE - LOOKING N - NOTE ZENO GUM SIGNS - EARLY

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTELS AMBASSADOR – STATE PARKWAY AND GOETHE – WATERCOLOR – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTELS AMBASSADOR - STATE PARKWAY AND GOETHE - WATERCOLOR - c1960

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTELS – THE BRADLEY – RUSH AND GRAND – THE ALEXANDRIA – RUSH AND OHIO – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTELS - THE BRADLEY - RUSH AND GRAND - THE ALEXANDRIA - RUSH AND OHIO - c1920

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTEL WINDERMERE – 56TH AND CORNELL – HIGH CLASS RESIDENTIAL HOTEL – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTEL WINDERMERE - 56TH AND CORNELL - HIGH CLASS RESIDENTIAL HOTEL - c1910

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTEL SHERMAN – THE COLLEGE INN – ICE SKATING – BIG CROWD – 1915   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTEL SHERMAN - THE COLLEGE INN - ICE SKATING - BIG CROWD - 1915

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTEL LORRAINE – VAN BUREN AND WABASH – 2 IMAGES – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTEL LORRAINE - VAN BUREN AND WABASH - 2 IMAGES - c1920

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GUNTHER’S CONFECTIONERY – 212 STATE – INTERIOR FRAMED – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GUNTHER'S CONFECTIONERY - 212 STATE - INTERIOR FRAMED - c1910

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GOLD COAST – AERIAL – EARLY HIGH RISES – CHICAGO’S GOLD COAST SERIES – IMAGE 1930s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GOLD COAST - AERIAL - EARLY HIGH RISES - CHICAGO'S GOLD COAST SERIES - IMAGE 1930s

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GEORGE PULLMAN HOUSE – 1876-1922 – CHICAGO SERIES – IMAGE EARLY   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GEORGE PULLMAN HOUSE - 1876-1922 - CHICAGO SERIES - IMAGE EARLY

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – GARFIELD PARK – THE FLORAL ARCH – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - GARFIELD PARK - THE FLORAL ARCH - TINTED - c1910

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FIRST NATIONAL BANK BUILDING – NEW 60-STORY – FORMER SITE OF MORRISON HOTEL – ARCHITECT’S MODEL – 1967   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - FIRST NATIONAL BANK BUILDING - NEW 60-STORY - FORMER SITE OF MORRISON HOTEL - ARCHITECTS MODEL - 1967

Posted April 14, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DREXEL BLVD AT COTTAGE GROVE AVE – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - DREXEL BLVD AT COTTAGE GROVE AVE - c1910

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DIVERSEY BLVD – LOOKING W FROM PINE GROVE – 2 WOMEN WALKING UP TREE-LINED STREET WITH MANSIONS – 1908   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - DIVERSEY BLVD - LOOKING W FROM PINE GROVE - 2 WOMEN WALKING UP TREE-LINED STREET WITH MANSIONS - 1908

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CONGRESS HOTEL AND ANNEX – MICHIGAN BLVD – PRIVATE BANQUET ROOM – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CONGRESS HOTEL AND ANNEX - MICHIGAN BLVD - PRIVATE BANQUET ROOM - 1910s

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER – AERIAL – LOOKING E – FORE-SHORTENING FROM TELEPHOTO LENS   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CHICAGO RIVER - AERIAL - LOOKING E

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHEE WO TONG COMPANY – THE CHINESE EMPORIUM – 149-55 W CERMAK ROAD AT WENTWORTH – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CHEE WO TONG COMPANY - THE CHINESE EMPORIUM - 149-55  W CERMAK ROAD AT WENTWORTH - c1950

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD’S FAIR – STREETS OF PARIS – 1933-4   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD'S FAIR - STREETS OF PARIS - 1933-4

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTRAL PLAZA HOTEL – 321 N CENTRAL – AT LAKE – APARTMENTS BY THE WEEK – ROOMS BY THE DAY – 300 ROOMS – 300 BATHS – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTRAL PLAZA HOTEL - 321 N CENTRAL - AT LAKE - APARTMENTS BY THE WEEK - ROOMS BY THE DAY - 300 ROOMS - 300 BATHS - 1920s

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CANAL STREET – LOOKING N FROM ADAMS – KEMPER AND DAILY NEWS BUILDINGS – MERCHANDISE MART – 1950s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CANAL STREET - LOOKING N FROM ADAMS - KEMPER AND DAILY NEWS BUILDINGS - MERCHANDISE MART - 1950s

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLUE ISLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY – 1905   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BLUE ISLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY - 1905

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BELMONT HOTEL – SHERIDAN MONUMENT – MAN ON MOTORCYCLE – 1927   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BELMONT HOTEL - SHERIDAN MONUMENT - MAN ON MOTORCYCLE - 1927

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BELDING SCHOOL – IRVING PARK – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BELDING SCHOOL - IRVING PARK  - 1909

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BELDEN AND CLARK – N E CORNER – MANSION – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BELDEN AND CLARK - N E CORNER - MANSION - c1910

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 42ND AND OAKENWALD – L STATION – 1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 42ND AND OAKENWALD - L STATION - 1910

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

TOKEN – CHICAGO – LOGAN DEPARTMENT STORE – ONE-HALF CENT – REDEEMABLE IN CASH   Leave a comment

TOKEN - CHICAGO - LOGAN DEPARTMENT STORE - ONE-HALF CENT - REDEEMABLE IN CASH

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – THE HOTEL BELMONT – THE COVE   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - THE HOTEL BELMONT - THE COVE

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – THE BAKERY RESTAURANT – 2218 N LINCOLN – OUR 21ST YEAR   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - THE BAKERY RESTAURANT - 2218 N LINCOLN - OUR 21ST YEAR

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – TALLY’S – 640 GRAND   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - TALLY'S - 640 GRAND

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – SQUARE DANCE CENTER – 1622 N RAND – ARLINGTON HEIGHTS   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - SQUARE DANCE CENTER - 1622 N RAND - ARLINGTON HEIGHTS

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – SNOW DROP COCKTAIL LOUNGE – 1111 GRANVILLE – CHICAGO’S MOST EQUISITE   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - SNOW DROP COCKTAIL LOUNGE - 1111 GRANVILLE - CHICAGO'S MOST EQUISITE

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – PURDY’S – 53 E GRAND – CONTINUOUS ENTERTAINMENT   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - PURDY'S - 53 E GRAND - CONTINUOUS ENTERTAINMENT

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – LOU AND HELEN’S I C LOUNGE – 3104 E 91ST   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - LOU AND HELEN'S I C LOUNGE - 3104 E 91ST

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – KOLO CLUB – 4715 S PAULINA – MUTOSCOPE-TYPE DRAWING   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - KOLO CLUB - 4715 S PAULINA - MUTOSCOPE-TYPE DRAWING

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – KLEIN’S RESTAURANT – 302-4 S WELLS – ED KLEIN EX-PRIZE FIGHT JUDGE   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - KLEIN'S RESTAURANT - 302-4 S WELLS - ED KLEIN EX-PRIZE FIGHT JUDGE

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – JIM FARRELL’S TAVERN – 6019 S HALSTED – CARTOON BOTTOMS UP   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - JIM FARRELL'S TAVERN - 6019 S HALSTED - CARTOON BOTTOMS UP

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – HIPPODROME CABARET – 4 SHOWS NIGHTLY – 79TH AND STONY ISLAND   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - HIPPODROME CABARET - 4 SHOWS NIGHTLY - 79TH AND STONY ISLAND

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – HARRY’S NEW YORKER – 400 N WABASH – DINE AND DANCE – 4 FLOOR SHOWS NIGHTLY   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - HARRY'S NEW YORKER - 400 N WABASH - DINE AND DANCE - 4 FLOOR SHOWS NIGHTLY

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – HARRIS RESTAURANT – 3150 IRVING PARK – OPEN ROUND THE CLOCK   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - HARRIS RESTAURANT - 3150 IRVING PARK - OPEN ROUND THE CLOCK

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – FROLICS NIGHT CLUB – 3 N CLARK – 70 W MADISON – CHICAGO’S GAYEST   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - FROLICS NIGHT CLUB - 3 N CLARK - 70 W MADISON - CHICAGO'S GAYEST

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – ENGLEWOOD ARMS HOTEL – 824 W 62ND – TRANSIENTS INVITED   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - ENGLEWOOD ARMS HOTEL - 824 W 62ND - TRANSIENTS INVITED

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – DAVID’S RESTAURANT – 3100 S HALSTED – ICE CREAM – COFFEE SHOP – WALNUT ROOM   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - DAVID'S RESTAURANT - 3100 S HALSTED - ICE CREAM - COFFEE SHOP - WALNUT ROOM

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT – OPERATION CRIME STOP   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT - OPERATION CRIME STOP

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CHICAGO NORSKA KLUB – 2350 N KEDZIE   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - CHICAGO NORSKA KLUB - 2350 N KEDZIE

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT AND COMPANY – MEN’S GRILL   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - CARSON PIRIE SCOTT AND COMPANY - MEN'S GRILL

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – CANTERBURY COURT – 1220 N STATE PARKWAY – ZEBRA ROOM COCKTAIL LOUNGE   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - CANTERBURY COURT - 1220 N STATE PARKWAY - ZEBRA ROOM COCKTAIL LOUNGE

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – BULL FROG BEER – MONARCH BREWING COMPANY   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - BULL FROG BEER - MONARCH BREWING COMPANY

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – BISMARCK HOTEL – THE GARDEN LOUNGE COCKTAILS   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - BISMARCK HOTEL - THE GARDEN LOUNGE COCKTAILS

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – BETTY BOYLE’S DINING ROOM – 1510 E HYDE PARK BLVD – BETTY AND WALTER VELLGUTH   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - BETTY BOYLE'S DINING ROOM - 1510 E HYDE PARK BLVD - BETTY AND WALTER VELLGUTH

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – AMBROSIA BREWING – 3700 S HALSTED – NECTAR – DINTY MOORE’S RESTAURANT – 1332 W 69TH – DANCING   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - AMBROSIA BREWING - 3700 S HALSTED - NECTAR - DINTY MOORE'S RESTAURANT - 1332 W 69TH - DANCING

Posted April 13, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – ART INSTITUTE GROUNDS – FASHIONS FROM VARIOUS UPSCALE STORES – LOUIS SULLIVAN’S STOCK EXCHANGE ARCH – 1983 – EDITED FROM A SUN-TIMES FASHION IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - ART INSTITUTE GROUNDS - FASHIONS FROM VARIOUS UPSCALE STORES - LOUIS SULLIVAN'S STOCK EXCHANGE ARCH - 1983

Posted April 6, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MCCORMICK MANSION DEMOLITION – 1953   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MCCORMICK MANSION DEMOLITION - 1953

Posted April 6, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – AERIAL – UNUSUAL PERSPECTIVE – SERVING AS SOME KIND OF MILITARY FACILITY – 1940s   1 comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NAVY PIER - AERIAL - UNUSUAL PERSPECTIVE - SERVING AS SOME KIND OF MILITARY FACILITY - 1940s

Posted April 6, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – CONSTRUCTION OF SUBWAY – CROWDS – TEMPORARY STREETCAR TRACKS – AERIAL – EARLY 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - CONSTRUCTION OF SUBWAY - CROWDS - TEMPORARY STREETCAR TRACKS - AERIAL - EARLY 1940s

Posted April 6, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – STILLSON’S RESTAURANT – MADISON AND DEARBORN – SECOND FLOOR – ORCHESTRA – REFINED ENTERTAINERS – SIXTY-CENT LUNCHEON – 1920   Leave a comment

AD - CHICAGO - STILLSON'S RESTAURANT - MADISON AND DEARBORN - SECOND FLOOR - ORCHESTRA - REFINED ENTERTAINERS - SIXTY-CENT LUNCHEON - 1920

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AD – CHICAGO – KRAFT – CHEEZ WHIZ WHEN NEW – 1954   Leave a comment

AD - CHICAGO - KRAFT - CHEEZ WHIZ WHEN NEW - 1954

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