Archive for June 2014

PHOTO – CHICAGO – COLUMBIAN EXHIBITION WORLD’S FAIR – FIRST FERRIS WHEEL – GONDOLA DETAILS – 1893   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - COLUMBIAN EXHIBITION WORLD'S FAIR - FIRST FERRIS WHEEL - GONDOLA DETAILS - 1893

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH AVE BEACH – WOMAN ON BICYCLE TAKES A REST ON THE SAND – 1974   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NORTH AVE BEACH - WOMAN ON BICYCLE TAKES A REST ON THE SAND - 1974

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N – FROM NEAR RANDOLPH – SNAPSHOT – PEOPLE WALKING – 1969   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N - FROM NEAR RANDOLPH - SNAPSHOT - PEOPLE WALKING - 1969

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FIELD MUSEUM – PANEL TRUCK – N W HARRIS PUBLIC SCHOOL EXTENSION – c1930   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - FIELD MUSEUM - PANEL TRUCK - N W HARRIS PUBLIC SCHOOL EXTENSION - c1930

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CTA RAPID TRANSIT – CICERO STATION – BICENTENNIAL LIVERY – 1979   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CTA RAPID TRANSIT - CICERO STATION - BICENTENNNIAL LIVERY - 1979

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – AMTRACK PASSING UNDER BASCULE BRIDGE – 1973   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - AMTRACK PASSING UNDER BASCULE BRIDGE - 1973

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – NORFOLK AND WESTERN – DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINE 511 PULLING PASSENGER CARS – 1966   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - NORFOLK  AND WESTERN - DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINE 511 PULLING PASSENGER CARS - 1966

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – BURLINGTON – LEAVING WITH COMMUTER-TYPE CARS – 1963   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - BURLINGTON - LEAVING WITH COMMUTER-TYPE CARS - 1963

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CONRAIL – DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINES 6483 AND 6443 PULLING FREIGHT – 1980   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CONRAIL - DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINES 6483 AND 6443 PIULLING FREIGHT - 1980

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – BURLINGTON – STEAM ENGINE 4963 – PERHAPS HEADED TOWARDS SCRAP – 1967   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - BURLINGTON - STEAM ENGINE 4963 - PERHAPS HEADED TOWARDS SCRAP - 1967

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – MONON (CHICAGO INDIANAPOLIS AND LOUISVILLE) PASSENGER CARS LEAVING STATION – AERIAL – 1968   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - MONON (CHICAGO INDIANAPOLIS AND LOUISVILLE) PASSENGER CARS LEAVING STATION - AERIAL - 1968

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – RTA – DIESEL ENGINE 108 – SEARS TOWER BACKGROUND – 1978   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - RTA - DIESEL ENGINE 108 - SEARS TOWER BACKGROUND - 1978

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – SANTA FE – STREAMLINED STEAM ENGINE 3460 – 1937   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - SANTA FE - STREAMLINED STEAM ENGINE 3460 - 1937

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – SANTA FE PASSENGER TRAIN IN STATION – THEY GOT A LITTLE SLOPPY WITH SILVER PAINT – 1968   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - SANTA FE PASSENGER TRAIN IN STATION - THEY GOT A LITTLE SLOPPY WITH SILVER PAINT - 1968

Posted June 30, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLUE ISLAND AVE – TINTED -1905   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BLUE ISLAND AVE - TINTED -1905

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SERVICE TUNNEL WITH ELECTRIC RAILROAD UNDER CHICAGO RIVER – 1905   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SERVICE TUNNEL WITH ELECTRIC RAILROAD UNDER CHICAGO RIVER - 1905

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOLDIERS’ FIELD – AERIAL – LOOKING N – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOLDIERS' FIELD - AERIAL - LOOKING N - 1933

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WOMAN IN BATHING COSTUME ON THE BEACH – CALLED SECRETS OF THE SEA – NICE VERSION – 1906   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WOMAN IN BATHING COSTUME ON THE BEACH - CALLED SECRETS OF THE SEA - 1906

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WHIMSY – BABES IN THE WOODS – 1913   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WHIMSY - BABES IN THE WOODS - 1913

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SWEDISH M E CHURCH – ROSELAND – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SWEDISH M E CHURCH - ROSELAND - c1910

Posted June 29, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM WOOLWORTH’S – BIG CROWDS – ROOSEVELT THEATER – AGAIN HOW I LIKE TO THINK OF IT – NICE VERSION – 1964   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM WOOLWORTH'S - BIG CROWDS - ROOSEVELT THEATER - AGAIN HOW I LIKE TO THINK OF IT - NICE VERSION - 1964

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM JACKSON – PART OF I WILL SERIES – NICE VERSION – 1911   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM JACKSON - PART OF I WILL SERIES - NICE VERSION - 1911

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ST PAUL’S GERMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH – 1905   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ST PAUL'S GERMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH - 1905

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SKYLINE AND GRANT PARK AND BOAT HARBOR – PANORAMA VIEW – MID 1960s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SKYLINE AND GRANT PARK AND BOAT HARBOR - PANORAMA VIEW - MID 1960s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SHERIDAN THEATRE – NORTH CHICAGO – 1938   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SHERIDAN THEATRE - NORTH CHICAGO - 1938

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RUSH STREET – S FROM BELLEVIEW – MAN IN DERBY ON BICYCLE – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RUSH STREET - S FROM BELLEEVIEW - MAN IN DERBY ON BICYCLE - 1909

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVIERA HOTEL – 4900 BLACKSTONE – TYPICAL ROOM – STREET VIEW – 1946   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVIERA HOTEL - 4900 BLACKSTONE - TYPICAL ROOM - STREET VIEW - 1946

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – REDEMPTIONIST FATHERS SEMINARY – 1957   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - REDEMTIONIST FATHERS SEMINARY - 1957

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – CORNER VIEW – STREETCAR – PARKED CARS – NOTE CLOCK – NICE VERSION – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PALMER HOUSE HOTEL - CORNER VIEW - STREETCAR - PARKED CARS - NOTE CLOCK - NICE VERSION - 1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH – LOOKING N – HUGE CROWD – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH - LOOKING N - HUGE CROWD - TINTED - 1920s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NORTH SHORE BATHING BEACH – NOTE DIVING PLATFORM – NICE VERSION – 1907   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORTH SHORE BATHING BEACH - NOTE DIVING PLATFORM - NICE VERSION - 1907

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – CALLED MUNICIPAL PIER – OPEN SHELTER – BIG CROWD – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NAVY PIER - CALLED MUNICIPAL PIER - OPEN SHELTER - BIG CROWD - c1920

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – THE FARM – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY - THE FARM - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY – MUSEUM CAFETERIA IN BASEMENT – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY - MUSEUM CAFETERIA IN BASEMENT - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MORTON’S RESTAURANT – PATIO AREA AND AWNINGS – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MORTON'S RESTAURANT - PATIO AREA AND AWNINGS - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MORRISON HOTEL – BALL AND BANQUET ROOM – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MORRISON HOTEL - BALL AND BANQUET ROOM - 1920s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MIDWAY FIELD – GREAT LAKES AIR LINES – ALWAYS FLY SKYCOACH – PILOTS AND STEWARDESS – 1953   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MIDWAY FIELD - GREAT LAKES AIR LINES - ALWAYS FLY SKYCOACH - PILOTS AND STEWARDESS - 1953

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – N FROM 112TH – ROSELAND – 1913   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - N FROM 112TH - ROSELAND - 1913

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – 115TH N – ROSELAND – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - 115TH N - ROSELAND - 1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LOOKING N FROM WACKER DRIVE – PARKED CARS – 1950s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LOOKING N FROM WACKER DRIVE - PARKED CARS - 1950s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LEXINGTON HOTEL – LOBBY – NOTE SPITTOONS – LATER AL CAPONE’S HEADQUARTERS – NICE VERSION – 1914   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LEXINGTON HOTEL - LOBBY - NOTE SPITTOONS LATER AL CAPONE'S HEADQUARTERS - 1914

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTEL MAJESTIC – THE SKY ROOM – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTEL MAJESTIC - THE SKY ROOM - 1920s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – ONLY OPEN AIR MARBLE DANCE FLOOR IN THE COUNTRY – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL - ONLY OPEN AIR MARBLE DANCE FLOOR  IN THE COUNTRY - 1920s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DOWNTOWN – AERIAL – FROM ABOVE OAK STREET BEACH – LOOKING SW – c2000   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - DOWNTOWN - AERIAL - FROM ABOVE OAK STREET BEACH - LOOKING SW - c2000

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – DELTA AIRLINES – DRAWING OF FANCY DINING – 1959   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - DELTA AIRLINES  - DRAWING OF FANY DINING - 1959

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CLARK NEAR VAN BUREN – HOME OF THE CHINESE – PART OF A SERIES OF INTERESTING STREETS – 1907   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CLARK NEAR VAN BUREN - HOME OF THE CHINESE - PART OF A SERIES OF INTERESTING STREETS - 1907

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BURLING – N FROM FULLERTON BLVD – TREE-LINED RESIDENTIAL STREET – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BURLING - N FROM FULLERTON BLVD - TREE-LINED RESIDENTIAL STREET - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BISMARCK GARDEN – WINTER VERANDAH – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BISMARCK GARDEN - WINTER VERANDAH - 1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BATHING BEACH – UNIDENTIFIED – PEOPLE ON BEACH – NOTE LIGHTS ON POLES – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BATHING BEACH - UNIDENTIFIED - PEOPLE ON BEACH - NOTE LIGHTS ON POLES - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ASHLAND ELECTRIC COMPANY – 1517 HADDON AVE NEAR MILWAUKEE – TWO SERVICE TRUCKS IN FRONT – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ASHLAND ELECTRIC COMPANY - 1517 HADDON AVE NEAR MILWAUKEE - TWO SERVICE TRUCKS IN FRONT - c1920

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ARSONIA CAFE – 1652 MADISON – 4 IMAGES – 1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ARSONIA CAFE - 1652 MADISON - 4 IMAGES - 1912

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 5611-23 COTTAGE GROVE – COURTYARD APARTMENTS – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 5611-23 COTTAGE GROVE - COURTYARD APARTMENTS - c1920

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 4596-98 OAKENWALD AVE – BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDING – 1908   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 4596-98 OAKENWALD AVE - BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDING - 1908

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 51ST AND GRAND BLVD – ENTRANCE TO WASHINGTON PARK – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 51ST AND GRAND BLVD - ENTRANCE TO WASHINGTON PARK - c1920

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PHOTO COVER – CHICAGO – BAND BOX – 56 W RANDOLPH – DANCING AND ENTERTAINMENT – 1943   Leave a comment

PHOTO COVER - CHICAGO - BAND BOX - 56 W RANDOLPH - DANCING AND ENTERTAINMENT - 1943

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – PENN CENTRAL – PASSENGER AND FLAT CARS IN YARD – AERIAL – 1972   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - PENN CENTRAL - PASSENGER AND FLAT CARS IN YARD - AERIAL - 1972

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – SHORT PASSENGER TRAIN WITH VISTA DOME PULLED BY SANTA FE DIESELS – 1991   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - SHORT PASSENGER TRAIN WITH VISTA DOME PULLED BY SANTA FE DIESELS - 1991

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHESAPEAKE AND OHIO – DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINE 3026 – 1969   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CHESAPEAKE AND OHIO - DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINE 3026 - 1969

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS MIDLAND – DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINES 73 AND 74 – 1977   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS MIDLAND - DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINES 73 AND 74 - 1977

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN – PULLING COMMUTER-TYPE CARS – GREEN BAY – 1968   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CHICAGO AND NORTH WESTERN  - PULLING COMMUTER-TYPE CARS - GREEN BAY - 1968

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO WEST PULLMAN – CABOOSE – 1976   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CHICAGO WEST PULLMAN - CABOOSE - 1976

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – CHICAGO WEST PULLMAN AND SOUTHERN – DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINES 43 AND 39 – 1981   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - CHICAGO WEST PULLMAN AND SOUTHERN - DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINES 43 AND 39 - 1981

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – GRAND TRUNK WESTERN – STEAM ENGINE 4070 AND TENDER – 1969   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - GRAND TRUNK WESTERN - STEAM ENGINE 4070 AND TENDER - 1969

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – NORTH WESTERN – CABOOSE – 1984   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - NORTH WESTERN - CABOOSE - 1984

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – NORTH WESTERN – DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINE 6712 – 1976   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - NORTH WESTERN - DIESEL-ELECTRIC ENGINE 6712 - 1976

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – NYC 20TH CENTURY LIMITED – IN STATION – 1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - NYC 20TH CENTURY LIMITED - IN STATION - 1950

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – PENN CENTRAL – SLEEPER CAR – 1981   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - PENN CENTRAL - SLEEPER CAR - 1981

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – PENNSYLVANIA – STEAM ENGINE 6200 – AN AWESOME MONSTER – 1948   1 comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - PENNSYLVANIA - STEAM ENGINE 6200 - AN AWESOME MONSTER - 1948

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – SEABOARD COAST LINE – DIESEL ENGINE 5549 – 1972   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - SEABOARD COAST LINE - DIESEL ENGINE 5549 -  1972

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAINS – SANTE FE – DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINE 8120 – ENGINE 8013 WITH NEW LIVERY – SEARS IN BACKGROUND – 1988   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAINS - SANTE FE - DIESEL ELECTRIC ENGINE 8120 - ENGINE 8013 WITH NEW LIVERY - SEARS IN BACKGROUND - 1988

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM S OF VAN BUREN – ELEVATED STATION – ROTHSCHILD SIGN – MIDWAY SIGN – 1971   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM S OF VAN BUREN - ELEVATED STATION - ROTHSCHILD SIGN - MIDWAY SIGN - 1971

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNITED ARTISTS’ THEATER – CROWD OF PEOPLE UNDER MARQUEE – 1961   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNITED ARTISTS' THEATER - CROWD OF PEOPLE UNDER MARQUIS - 1961

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – STATE LAKE THEATER – DUTCH MILL – WEST SUBURBAN BUS – CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS – EDITED FROM A MILES BEITLER IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - STATE LAKE THEATER - DUTCH MILL - WEST SUBURBAN BUS - CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS - EDITED FROM A MILES BEITLER IMAGE

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RUSH STREET – FROM PEARSON – MATTY’S – RUPERT’S – HAPPY HOUR RESTAURANT – 1948   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RUSH STREET - FROM PEARSON - MATTY'S - RUPERT'S - HAPPY HOUR RESTAURANT - 1948

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH – TWO JAPANESE WOMEN ON THE BEACH – 1949 – EDITED FROM CALUMET 412 SITE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH - TWO JAPANESE WOMEN ON THE BEACH - 1949 - EDITED FROM CALUMET 412 SITE

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – AS UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS – AERIAL – GYM BUILDING ON RIGHT – 1956   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NAVY PIER - AS UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS - AERIAL - GYM BUILDING ON RIGHT - 1956

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – N RACINE AVE – 1905   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - N RACINE AVE - 1905

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AND RANDOLPH – LOOKING W – UNKNOWN ENGLISH FAMILY SNAPSHOT – 1960s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AND RANDOLPH - LOOKING W - UNKNOWN ENGLISH FAMILY SNAPSHOT - 1960s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HARRY’S NEW YORK CABARET RESTAURANT – NIGHT – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER – LATE 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - HARRY'S NEW YORK CABARET RESTAURANT - NIGHT - EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER - LATE 1940s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – EXPRESSWAY SYSTEM – W OF DOWNTOWN – 1980   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - EXPRESSWAY SYSTEM - W OF DOWNTOWN - 1980

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED STRUCTURE – LAKE LINE BRIDGE – 1967   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - ELEVATED STRUCTURE - LAKE LINE BRIDGE - 1967

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – DEARBORN – LOOKING N FROM ADAMS – NOTE FAIR STORE ON RIGHT – CROWDS – 1963   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - DEARBORN - LOOKING N FROM ADAMS - NOTE FAIR STORE ON RIGHT - CROWDS - 1963

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS – GIANT BOY IN WAGON STATUE – GROUPS OF PEOPLE – 1933   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CENTURY OF PROGRESS -  GIANT BOY IN WAGON STATUE - GROUPS OF PEOPLE - 1933

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BRIDEWELL HOUSE OF CORRECTIONS – CARPENTRY SHOP – 1948   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - BRIDEWELL HOUSE OF CORRECTIONS - CARPENTRY SHOP - 1948

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – BLIMP – NEW AQUARIUM – SOLDIERS’ FIELD N END NOT BUILT YET – AQUARIUM OPENED 1930   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - BLIMP - NEW AQUARIUM - SOLDIERS' FIELD N END NO BUILT - AQUARIUM OPENED 1930

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 900 BLOCK OF NORTH LECLAIRE AVE – APARTMENT NEIGHBORHOOD – RESIDENTS SNOW SHOVELLING STREET – 1979 – EDITED FROM A CHICAGO TRIBUNE IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 900 BLOCK OF NORTH LECLAIRE AVE - APARTMENT NEIGHBORHOOD - RESIDENTS SNOW SHOVELLING STREET - 1979 - EDITED FROM A CHICAGO TRIBUNE IMAGE

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 71ST PLACE AND JEFFERY – APARTMENTS   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 71ST PLACE AND JEFFERY - APARTMENTS

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 71ST AND CRAWFORD – 3 BOYS WITH A SLED – HEAVY SNOW – 1974 – EDITED FROM A TRIBUNE IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 71ST AND CRAWFORD - 3 BOYS WITH A SLED - HEAVY SNOW - 1974 - EDITED FROM A TRIBUNE IMAGE

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MENU – CHICAGO – EPICUREAN RESTAURANT – 316 S WABASH – HUNGARIAN STYLE COOKING – 1966   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - EPICUREAN RESTAURANT - 316 S WABASH - HUNGARIAN STYLE COOKING - 1966

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ARTWORK – CHICAGO – WABASH BETWEEN ADAMS AND JACKSON – CALLED CENTRAL CAMERA – BY NATHAN WALSH – 2012   Leave a comment

ARTWORK - CHICAGO - WABASH BETWEEN ADAMS AND JACKSON - CALLED CENTRAL CAMERA - BY NATHAN WALSH - 2012

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MAP – CHICAGO – ELEVATED RAILROADS PARKS AND BOULEVARDS – NOTE MAP NOT DRAWN TO CONVENTION OF N AT TOP – 1908   Leave a comment

MAP - CHICAGO - ELEVATED RAILROADS PARKS AND BOULEVARDS - 1908

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MAGAZINE – CHICAGO – FIRST AND FASTEST – ELEVATED STRUCTURE AND TRAIN – COVER – 2013   Leave a comment

MAGAZINE - CHICAGO - FIRST AND FASTEST - ELEVATED STRUCTURE AND TRAIN - COVER - 2013

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ILLUSTRATION – CHICAGO – SCENES FROM THE STREETCAR STRIKE – HARPER’S WEEKLY ARTICLE – c1900   Leave a comment

ILLUSTRATION - CHICAGO - SCENES FROM THE STREETCAR STRIKE - HARPER'S WEEKLY ARTICLE - c1900

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BOOK COVER – CHICAGO – CHICAGO’S RAPID TRANSIT – 3 CTA TRAINS GOING THROUGH INTERSECTION ON ELEVATED – BUS BELOW – BICENTENNIAL LIVERY – 1976   Leave a comment

BOOK COVER - CHICAGO - CHICAGO'S RAPID TRANSIT - 3 CTA TRAINS GOING THROUGH INTERSECTION ON ELEVATED - BUS BELOW - BICENTENNIAL LIVERY - 1976

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AD – CHICAGO – ORIENTAL THEATER – RANDOLPH NEAR STATE – STAGE SHOWS AND MOVIES – 1942   Leave a comment

AD - CHICAGO - ORIENTAL THEATER - RANDOLPH NEAR STATE - STAGE SHOWS AND MOVIES - 1942

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD’S FAIR – CARTOON WHIMSY – WOMAN DANCING ON TABLE – 1933   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTURY OF PROGRESS WORLD'S FAIR - CARTOON WHIMSY - WOMAN DANCING ON TABLE - 1933

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WABASH – AERIAL – ELEVATED STRUCTURE AND TRAINS – BALDWIN PIANO – CABLE PIANO – MASON AND HAMLIN – THOMPSON – WURLITZER – OTHER SIGNS – 1906   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WABASH - AERIAL - ELEVATED STRUCTURE AND TRAINS - BALDWIN PIANO - CABLE PIANO - MASON AND HAMLIN - THOMPSON - WURLITZER - OTHER SIGNS - 1906

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – REMAINS OF JEFFERY THEATER – 71ST AND JEFFERY – TERRA COTTA DECORATION – EDTED FROM REALLYBORING SITE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - REMAINS OF JEFFERY THEATER - TERRA COTTA DECORATION - EDTED FROM REALLYBORING SITE

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GOODRICH STEAMER – CHICAGO – MILWAUKEE – DECK WITH PASSENGERS – 1905   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - GOODRICH STEAMER - CHICAGO - MILWAUKEE - DECK WITH PASSENGERS - 1905

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 79TH AND STONY ISLAND – BACKGROUND GATEWAY BANK – AVALON THEATER – BUS HEADED W – 1963   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 79TH AND STONY ISLAND - BACKGROUND GATEWAY BANK - AVALON THEATER - BUS HEADED W - 1963

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BOOK COVER – CHICAGO – CHICAGO’S RAPID TRANSIT – 3 CTA TRAINS GOING THROUGH INTERSECTION ON ELEVATED – BUS BELOW – BICENTENNIAL LIVERY – 1976   Leave a comment

BOOK COVER - CHICAGO - CHICAGO'S RAPID TRANSIT - 3 CTA TRAINS GOING THROUGH INTERSECTION ON ELEVATED - BUS BELOW - BICENTENNIAL LIVERY - 1976

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WRAPPER – CHICAGO – MAUN AND LUND – 690 S MICHIGAN AVE – HAPPY DAYS ICE CREAM BAR   Leave a comment

WRAPPER - CHICAGO - MAUN AND LUND - 690 S MICHIGAN AVE - HAPPY DAYS ICE CREAM BAR

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POSTER STAMP – CHICAGO – THE SUMMER RESORT – WOMAN STANDING IN WATER – c1920   Leave a comment

POSTER STAMP - CHICAGO - THE SUMMER RESORT - WOMAN STANDING IN WATER

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N – GROUND LEVEL – AS I LIKE TO REMEMBER IT – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N - GROUND LEVEL - AS I LIKE TO REMEMBER IT - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOLDIERS’ FIELD AND SOME OF SKYLINE – AERIAL – LOOKING N – 1994 U.S. HOSTING OF FIFA – SOME GAMES PLAYED HERE   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOLDIERS' FIELD AND SOME OF SKYLINE - AERIAL - LOOKING N - 1994 U.S. HOSTING OF FIFA - SOME GAMES PLAYED HERE

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NOVAK’S DELI CIGAR AND CANDY STORE – 3 PEOPLE IN FRONT – CHARMING URBAN SCENE – 1910s   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NOVAK'S DELI CIGAR AND CANDY STORE - CHICAGO HEIGHTS - 3 PEOPLE IN FRONT - 1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – N FROM 26TH – 1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE -  N FROM 26TH - 1910

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MAGAZINE – CHICAGO – SATURDAY EVENING POST – COVER – ARTWORK OF MICHIGAN AVE S – LOOKING S FROM ART INSTITUTE STAIRS – 1960   Leave a comment

MAGAZINE - CHICAGO - SATURDAY EVENING POST - COVER - ARTWORK OF MICHIGAN AVE S - LOOKING N FROM ART INSTITUTE STAIRS - 1960

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – APARTMENT BUILDING – 5337 S HYDE PARK BLVD – WONDERFUL GAUDI-LIKE BUILDING – EDITED FROM REAL ESTATE IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - APARTMENT BUILDING - 5337 S HYDE PARK BLVD - EDITED FROM REAL ESTATE IMAGE

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N – POLICEMAN IN WHITE GLOVES DIRECTING TRAFFIC – CTA NEW LOOK BUSES – COKE SIGN – c1970   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N - POLICEMAN IN WHITE GLOVES DIRECTING TRAFFIC - CTA NEW LOOK BUSES - COKE SIGN - c1970

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 71ST AND JEFFERY – BUS STOPPED NEXT TO PETER PAN RESTAURANT – 1956   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 71ST AND JEFFERY - BUS STOPPED NEXT TO PETER PAN RESTAURANT - 1956

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAINS – ILLINOIS CENTRAL ELECTRIC – 59TH STREET PLATFORM – OLD AND NEW UNITS – 1975   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAINS - ILLINOIS CENTRAL ELECTRIC - 59TH STREET PLATFORM - OLD AND NEW UNITS - 1975

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – ILLINOIS CENTRAL MAINLINE – 59TH STREET ELECTRIC PLATFORM – 1970   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - ILLINOIS CENTRAL MAINLINE - 59TH STREET ELECTRIC PLATFORM - 1970

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – C AND E I – STREAMLINED STEAM ENGINE 1008   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - C AND E I - STREAMLINED STEAM ENGINE 1008

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED STRUCTURE DOWNTOWN – CHICAGO NORTH SHORE AND MILWAUKEE TRAIN – PEOPLE ON PLATFORM – 1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - ELEVATED STRUCTURE DOWNTOWN - CHICAGO NORTH SHORE AND MILWAUKEE TRAIN - PEOPLE ON PLATFORM - 1950

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CTA BUS ON UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET – SNOW STORM – 1978 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CTA BUS ON UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET - SNOW STORM - 1978 - EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – HALSTED AT CHICAGO – 2 WITT STREETCARS – INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT – 1950s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - HALSTED AT CHICAGO - 2 WITT STREETCARS - INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT - 1950s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – FREIGHT ON VIADUCT – 1982 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER – 1982   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - FREIGHT ON VIADUCT - 1982 - EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER - 1982

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 71ST – AERIAL – 1950s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 71ST - AERIAL - 1950s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – GENERAL MOTORS POWERAMA – ATOMIC CANON – NICE TO KNOW A CORPORAL WAS IN CHARGE – 1955   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - GENERAL MOTORS POWERAMA - ATOMIC CANON - NICE TO KNOW A CORPORAL WAS IN CHARGE - 1955

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – FIRE PREVENTION PARADE – FLOAT WITH KIDS PASSING FOLLIES BURLESQUE – c1960   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - FIRE PREVENTION PARADE - FLOAT PASSING FOLLIES BURLESQUE - c1960

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WRIGLEY FIELD – CSL PCC STREETCAR – VINCENNES ROUTE – NOTE TRAFFIC LIGHT – COLLINS WIESE COAL – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WRIGLEY FIELD - CSL PCC STREETCAR - VINCENNES ROUTE - NOTE TRAFFIC LIGHT - COLLINS WIESE  COAL - c1950

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – VAN BUREN AND WELLS – TRAIN TURNING – 1967 – A FAVORITE CHICAGO IMAGE – UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - ELEVATED - VAN BUREN AND WELLS - TRAIN TURNING  - 1967

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CSL STREETCAR ON BRIDGE OVER ILLINOIS CENTRAL TRACKS – ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION IN BACKGROUND   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CSL STREETCAR ON BRIDGE OVER ILLINOIS CENTRAL TRACKS - ILLINOIS CENTRAL STATION IN BACKGROUND

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – ELEVATED – ENGLEWOOD TRAIN AT PLATFORM – 1964   1 comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - ELEVATED - ENGLEWOOD TRAIN  AT PLATFORM - 1964

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SANTA FE RAILROAD FACILITIES – NOTE TURNTABLE ON RIGHT – BEATRICE MEADOW GOLD SIGN – 1967   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - SANTA FE RAILROAD FACILITIES - NOTE TURNTABLE ON RIGHT - BEATRICE MEADOW GOLD SIGN - 1967

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL – FIELD’S TWO HALVES FINISHED – WELLS BROTHERS CANDY LEFT – THEATORIUM RIGHT – BURDICK ENAMEL SIGNS – MANY SIGNS – 1907   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL - FIELD'S TWO HALVES FINISHED - WELLS BROTHERS CANDY LEFT - THEATORIUM RIGHT - BURDICK ENAMEL SIGNS - MANY SIGNS - 1907

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – BURLINGTON ROUTE – STEAM ENGINE 4003 – 1958   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - BURLINGTON ROUTE - STEAM ENGINE 4003 - 1958

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN BOULEVARD – CSL STREETCAR – CTA TOOK OVER CSL 1947 AND CONVERTED MOST LINES TO BUSES BY EARLY 1950s – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNKNOWN BOULEVARD - CSL STREETCAR - CTA TOOK OVER CSL 1947 AND CONVERTED MOST LINES TO BUSES BY EARLY 1950s - c1950

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET – CSL WITT STREETCARS – NOTE CENTRAL ACADEMY OF MUSIC – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNKNOWN COMMERCIAL STREET - CSL WITT STREETCARS - NOTE CENTRAL  ACADEMY OF MUSIC - c1950

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN TREE-LINED STREET – PCC STREETCAR – EARLY 1950s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNKNOWN TREE-LINED STREET - PCC STREETCAR - EARLY 1950s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WESTERN ELECTRIC BUILDING – RED AND GREEN STREETCARS – CICERO   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WESTERN ELECTRIC BUILDING - RED AND GREEN STREETCARS - CICERO

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LAKE MICHIGAN – 12TH STREET WATER CRIB – NICE VERSION – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LAKE MICHIGAN - 12TH STREET WATER CRIB - NICE VERSION - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLACKHAWK RESTAURANT – RANDOLPH AND WABASH – 2 IMAGES – CHUCK FOSTER AND HIS ORCHESTRA – 1940s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BLACKHAWK RESTAURANT - RANDOLPH AND WABASH - 2 IMAGES - CHUCK FOSTER AND HIS ORCHESTRA - 1940s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 56TH AND LAKE – UNKNOWN ABANDONED BUILDING – c1910   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 56TH AND LAKE - UNKNOWN ABANDONED BUILDING - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CARTOON WHIMSY – CHICAGO AGREES WITH ME – COUPLE KISSING A PATH -1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CARTOON WHIMSY - CHICAGO AGREES WITH ME - COUPLE KISSING A PATH -1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN PASSENGER TERMINAL – TRAIN CONCOURSE – 1912   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CHICAGO AND NORTHWESTERN PASSENGER TERMINAL - TRAIN CONCOURSE - 1912

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HUMBOLDT PARK – FORMAL BIRTHDAY CAKE GARDEN – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HUMBOLDT PARK - FORMAL BIRTHDAY CAKE GARDEN - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LAKE SHORE DRIVE NEAR DRAKE HOTEL – NIGHT – 1940s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LAKE SHORE DRIVE NEAR DRAKE HOTEL - NIGHT - 1940s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE S – LOOKING N – FROM NEAR ART INSTITUTE AND NEAR STREET – COKE SIGN – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N - FROM NEAR ART INSTITUTE AND NEAR STREET - COKE SIGN - c1960

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – N MICHIGAN AVE – AERIAL – LOOKING N – DRAKE HOTEL – WATER TOWER – IMAGE 1920s – PART OF LATER SERIES   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - N MICHIGAN AVE - AERIAL - LOOKING N - DRAKE HOTEL - WATER TOWER - IMAGE 1920s - PART OF LATER SERIES

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NORWEGIAN LUTHERAN MEMORIAL CHURCH – 2614 N KEDZIE BLVD   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NORWEGIAN LUTHERAN MEMORIAL CHURCH - 2614 N KEDZIE BLVD

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RICKETTS RESTAURANT – 2727 N CLARK – 1898 TO 1948 – 1948   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RICKETTS RESTAURANT - 2727 N  CLARK - 1898 TO 1948 - 1948

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – AERIAL – LOOKING S – WOOLWORTH’S – GOLDBLATT’S – SEARS – ROTHCHILD’S – 1965   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - AERIAL - LOOKING N - WOOLWORTH'S - GOLDBLATT'S - SEARS - ROTHCHILD'S - 1965

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – WHEN IT WAS A MALL – CHRISTMAS – IMPRESSIONISTIC PAINTING – 1982   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - WHEN IT WAS A MALL - CHRISTMAS - IMPRESSIONISTIC PAINTING - 1982

Posted June 10, 2014 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ASHLAND BOULEVARD – CARRIAGES – BICYCLE – BOY IN PLUS-FOURS ON CORNER – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ASHLAND BOULEVARD - CARRIAGES - BICYCLE - BOY IN PLUS-FOURS ON CORNER - 1910s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BEACH SCENE – WOMAN ON MAN’S SHOULDERS – WHIMSY – CALLED HOLDING HIS OWN – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BEACH SCENE - WOMAN ON MAN'S SHOULDERS - WHIMSY - CALLED HOLDING HIS OWN - 1909

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BETHANY REFORMED CHURCH AND PARSONAGE – ROSELAND – 1909   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BETHANY REFORMED CHURCH AND PARSONAGE - ROSELAND - 1909

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BORDEN’S MILK DEPOT – WEST CHICAGO – FROM TRACKS – 1907   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BORDEN'S MILK DEPOT - WEST CHICAGO - FROM TRACKS - 1907

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CENTRAL LIBRARY – MICHIGAN AND WASHINGTON – LOOKING NW – 1920s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CENTRAL LIBRARY - MICHIGAN AND WASHINGTON - LOOKING NW - 1920s

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