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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM ADAMS GROUND LEVEL – HUGE CROWD OF WAGONS AND PEDESTRIANS – NOTE THE FAIR DEPARTMENT STORE AT CORNER OF ADAMS AND STATE – C D PEACOCK JEWELLERS ON THE RIGHT SIDE (THEY DIDN’T HAVE THEIR FAMOUS STYLISH CLOCK YET) – NOTE: WHEN THE FAIR STORE OPENED IN 1897 IT WAS CALLED THE LARGEST DEPARTMENT STORE IN THE WORLD – PRE-1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM ADAMS GROUND LEVEL - HUGE CROWD OF WAGONS AND PEDESTRIANS - PRE-1910

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Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – SHOOT-THE-CHUTES RIDE – PANORAMA – BIG CROWDS – TINTED – 1907   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - SHOOT-THE-CHUTES RIDE - PANORAMA - BIG CROWDS - TINTED 1907

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – SHOOT-THE CHUTES – BOAT AFTER HITTING WATER WITH JUST OPERATOR – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - SHOOT-THE CHUTES - BOAT AFTER HITTING WATER WITH JUST OPERATOR - c1950

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – SCENIC WALK – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - SCENIC WALK - c1950

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – REPUBLIC BUILDING – SE CORNER STATE AND ADAMS – AERIAL – “FIRST FIRST BUILDING IN MIDWEST TO HAVE RETAIL SHOPS ON FIRST FLOOR” – NOTE ALMOST SURREALISTIC PEOPLE DRAWN IN – TINTED -1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - REPUBLIC BUILDING - SE CORNER STATE AND ADAMS - AERIAL - FIRST FIRST BUILDING IN MIDWEST TO HAVE RETAIL SHOPS ON FIRST FLOOR - NOTE ODD PEOPLE DRAN IN - TINTED -1912

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – RICKETTS RESTAURANT – AT NEW LOCATION – AT THE WATERTOWER – 103 E CHICAGO AVE – AERIAL VIEW – TINTED – NOTE: I USED TO SEE THIS CHARMING SPOT AS I WALKED TO “THE PIER” FOR CLASSES IN THE 1960s – c1950   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - RICKETTS RESTAURANT - AT NEW LCATION - AT THE WATERTOWER - 103 E CHICAGO AVE - AERIAL VIEW - TINTED - c1950

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NATALBY’S RESTAURANT – 80-82 E RANDOLPH – DINING ROOM INTERIOR – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NATALBY'S RESTAURANT - 80-82 E RANDOLPH - DINING ROOM INTERIOR - PRE-1910

Posted May 23, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized