Archive for January 2019

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BEAUTIFUL TREE-LINED STREET – S ON 42ND AVE NEAR BELLE PLAINE – I DO LOVE THAT STREET NAME, “BELLE PLAINE” – c1910   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - beautiful tree-lined street - s on 42nd ave near belle plaine - c1910

Posted January 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FIFTH CHURCH OF CHRISTIAN SCIENCE – 4840 DORCHESTER – THE CITY HAD A NUMBER OF THESE VERY ESTABLISHMENT-LOOKING CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCHES AT THE TIME – 1910   1 comment

xx postcard - chicago - fifth church of christian science - 4840 dorchester - c1910

Posted January 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE CLARENDON – BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDING SW CORNER CLARENDON AVE AND EDGECOMB PLACE – HAND-WRITTEN WELCOME TO 3RD FLOOR – 1906   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - the clarendon - apartment building sw corner clarendon ave and edgecomb place - hand-written welcome to 3rd floor - 1906

Posted January 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – UPPER MICHIGAN AVE – OLD WATER TOWER AND PALMOLIVE BUILDING – NOTE STREETCAR – GROUND LEVEL LOOKING N – AIRPLANE DRAWN IN – 1933 WORLD’S FAIR SERIES – NICE VERSION – TINTED   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - upper michigan ave - old water tower and palmolive building - note streetcar - ground level looking n - airplane drawn in - 1933 world's fair series - tinted

Posted January 25, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE MARBLER – MARBLE DEALERS’ HEADQUARTERS – DREXEL BLVD AND SOUTH CHICAGO AVE – LODGING AND TWO GOOD CLEAN MEALS – ONE DOLLAR PER DAY – INTERESTING ODDITY – c1910   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - the marbler - marble dealers' headquarters - drexel blvd and south chicago ave - lodging and two good clean meals - one dollar per day - c1910

Posted January 25, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN BLVD (CALLED THAT) AND GRANT PARK – LOOKING S SOMEWHAT ELEVATED – PLANES DRAWN IN – DOUBLE-DECK BUSES – THE IMAGE IS OF A VERY VIBRANT PLACE – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - michigan blvd (called that) and grant park - looking s somewhat elevated - planes drawn in - double-deck buses - tinted - 1920s

Posted January 25, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE AND LONDON GUARANTEE COMPANY – FROM DOWN NEAR WATER LEVEL – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

xx postcard - chicago - michigan ave bridge and london guarantee company - from down near water level - tinted - 1920s

Posted January 25, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized