Archive for May 2019

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEAMER EXCURSION SHIP S S ROOSEVELT WITH CROWD ON BOARD PASSES UNDER OPEN STATE STREET BRIDGE – PRETTY INDUSTRIAL BEHIND ON THE RIVER – DRAMATIC IMAGE – TINTED – c1905   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STEAMER EXCURSION SHIP S S ROOSEVELT WITH CROWD ON BOARD PASSES UNDER OPEN STATE STREET BRIDGE - DRAMATIC IMAGE - TINTED - c1905

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET BRIDGE – CHICAGO RIVER BRIDGE UP FOR LARGE STEAMER WITH SAIL MASTS – TINTED – 1910s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET BRIDGE - CHICAGO RIVER BRIDGE UP FOR LARGE STEAMER WITH SAIL MASTS - TINTED - 1910s

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH GROUND LEVEL – CROWDS – TAXIS – LOOP AND STATE LAKE AND CHICAGO THEATERS – NOTE: THE CORNER OF STATE AND RANDOLPH WAS JUST SUCH AN EXCITING PLACE THEN – WITHOUT THE BUZZ AND HUM FROM THE DEPARTMENT STORES AND ALL THE BIG MOVIE THEATERS WITH THEIR CROWDS LINING-UP PLUS ALL THE BUSINESSES SUCH AS SNACK SHOPS THAT SERVED THE MOVIE CROWD IT HAS BECOME SOMETHING QUITE DIFFERENT – NICE VERSION – 1962   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH GROUND LEVEL - CROWDS - TAXIS - LOOP AND STATE LAKE AND CHICAGO THEATERS - 1962

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET GROUND LEVEL LOOKING N FROM N OF RANDOLPH – MARINA CITY – TWIN COACH BUS – LAKE STREET ELEVATED RAPID TRANSIT STILL LOOKING OLD-FASHIONED – NICE VERSION – MID-1960s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET GROUND LEVEL LOOKING N FROM N OF RANDOLPH - MARINA CITY - TWIN COACH BUS - LAKE STREET ELEVATED STILL LOOKING OLD-FASHIONED - MID-1960s

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL – ROOSEVELT THEATER – MARSHALL FIELD’S DEPARTMENT STORE – MARINA CITY – UNITED OF AMERICA BUILDING (RIGHT BACKGROUND) – NICE VERSION – 1967   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL - ROOSEVELT THEATER - MARSHALL FIELD'S DEPARTMENT STORE - MARINA CITY - UNITED OF AMERICA BUILDING (RIGHT BACKGROUND) - 1966

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND WASHINGTON – ELEVATED LOOKING NE – MARSHALL FIELD’S – WAGONS CROWDS STREETCARS – NOTE PUBLIC SIDEWALK CLOCK ON WASHINGTON – THERE WAS ANOTHER ONE AT THE OTHER END OF WASHINGTON NEAR THE CENTRAL LIBRARY – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET AND WASHINGTON - ELEVATED LOOKING NE - MARSHALL FIELD'S - WAGONS CROWDS STREETCARS - NOTE PUBLIC SIDEWALK CLOCK ON WASHINGTON - TINTED - c1910

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM ADAMS SLIGHTLY ELEVATED – CROWD BOARDING MULTIPLE-UNIT CABLE CARS – NICE PERSPECTIVE DOWN THE STREET – BEAUTIFUL IMAGE – TINTED – NOTE MARSHALL FIELD’S HAS FIRST HALF OF NEW BUILDING WITH THE OLD BUILDING ON SW CORNER – SO DATE IS 1903 OR 1904 BETWEEN THE CONSTRUCTION OF TWO HALVES OF NEW BUILDING   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM ADAMS SLIGHTLY ELEVATED - CROWD BOARDING MULTIPLE-UNIT CABLE CARS - NICE PERSPECTIVE DOWN THE STREET - TINTED - 1906

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized