Archive for April 2019

PHOTO – CHICAGO – AERIAL PANORAMA FROM PRUDENTIAL AND AMOCO BUILDINGS TO LAKEPOINT TOWER AND FILTRATION PLANT AND NAVY PIER – SOME NEW CONSTRUCTION – LOOKING N E FROM A HEIGHT PERHAPS SEARS TOWER – PART OF A SERIES (MORE BELOW) TAKEN IN 1981 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

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Posted April 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MERCHANDISE MART – AND RIVER BRIDGE – ELEVATED FROM ACROSS RIVER – THEN WORLD’S LARGEST BUILDING – BUILT BY MARSHALL FIELD – 1930s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MERCHANDISE MART - AND RIVER BRIDGE - ELEVATED FROM ACROSS RIVER - WORLD'S LARGEST BUILDING - BUILT BY MARSHALL FIELD - 1930s

Posted April 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ST. SCHOLASTICA CONVENT – ROGERS PARK – 1908   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ST. SCHOLASTICA CONVENT - ROGERS PARK - 1908

Posted April 29, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PART OF THE MUSEUM CAMPUS – GRANT PARK – AERIAL PANORAMA LOOKING NE FROM A HIGH PLACE MAYBE SEARS TOWER – SHEDD AQUARIUM – ADLER PLANETARIUM – PART OF MEIGS FIELD AIRPORT – BOATS – 1981 – FINE STRIKING IMAGE EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   2 comments

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Posted April 26, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – AERIAL PANORAMA OF BUILDINGS AND LAKE SHORE LOOKING MAINLY E AND PARTLY N PERHAPS FROM SEARS TOWER – A FEW PUFFY CLOUDS OVER LAKE – MANY WELL-KNOWN BUILDINGS NICELY HIGHLIGHTED – NAVY PIER IN DISTANCE – 1981 – DRAMATIC IMAGE EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - AERIAL PANORAMA LOOKING MAINLY E AND PARTLY N MAYBE FROM SEARS TOWER - A FEW PUFFY CLOUDS OVER LAKE - 1981

Posted April 26, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARINA CITY APARTMENTS FROM A HIGH LOCATION MAYBE SEARS TOWER AND MIES VAN DER ROHE’S IBM BUILDING – 1981 – STRIKING IMAGE EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER – I HAD THIS IMAGE REVERSED BEFORE, SOMETHING NOT UNCOMMON WITH MY ADVANCING AGE – MY THANKS TO AN ALERT READER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MARINA CITY FROM A HIGH LOCATION MAYBE SEARS TOWER AND MIES VAN DER ROHE'S IBM BUILDING - STRIKING -1981

Posted April 26, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – METRA COMMUTER SYSTEM – VERY STRONG GRAPHIC IMAGE OF PART OF A LOWER RAIL CARRIAGE WITH LOGO AND A BRICK BUILDING BEHIND SAYING “URBAN”- PERHAPS COMMISSIONED FOR PUBLICITY? – 1991 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - METRA - VERY GRAPHIC IMAGE ON A PORTION OF LOWER CARRAGE AND LOGO AND BRICK BUILDING BEHIND - 1991

Posted April 26, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized