PHOTO – CHICAGO – NORTH CHICAGO STREET RAILWAY CAR PULLED BY HORSE – SEVERAL PASSENGERS AND DRIVER AT FRONT – TWO WOMEN WAVING – c1910 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NORTH CHICAGO STREET RAILWAY CAR PULLED BY HORSE - SEVERAL PASSENGERS AND DRIVER AT FRONT - TWO WOMEN WAVING - c1910

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Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILLIAM TELL CONTINENTAL CUISINE AND COCKTAIL LOUNGE – 5711 W NORTH AVE – INTERIOR DINING ROOM – REALLY NICE VERSION – c1960   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WILLIAM TELL CONTINENTAL CUISINE AND COCKTAIL LOUNGE - 5711 W NORTH AVE - INTERIOR DINING ROOM - c1960

Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LAKE SHORE DRIVE – JUST TWO CARS – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL – TINTED – NOTE: YOU CAN SEE HERE THE FRENCH INFLUENCE ON PLANNING AND DESIGN WHICH WAS VERY STRONG IN CHICAGO AROUND THE LATE 19TH AND EARLY 20TH CENTURIES – 1916   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LAKE SHORE DRIVE - JUST TWO CARS - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL - TINTED - 1916

Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LOOKING NE FROM THE LOOP – AERIAL PANORAMA – RIVER WITH SHIPS – MERCHANDISE MART – 1944   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LOOKING NE FROM THE LOOP - AERIAL PANORAMA - RIVER WITH SHIPS - MERCHANDISE MART - 1944

Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PALMER HOUSE HOTEL – WABASH AVE DISPLAY WINDOW – NIGHT – CARD PROMOTING USE OF THE WINDOW WITH SOUTHERN COMFORT SALES INCREASE GIVEN AS EXAMPLE – STYLISH AND ATMOSPHERIC – DATE UNKNOWN   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PALMER HOUSE HOTEL - WABASH AVE DISPLAY WINDOW - NIGHT - CARD PROMOTING USE OF THE WINDOW WITH SOUTHERN COMFORT SALES AS EXAMPLE - DATE UNKNOWN

Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – FANNY’S RESTAURANT – EVANSTON – CANDLE-LIT DINING ROOM – I NEVER WENT HERE BUT I LOVED THE CORNY OLD CHIANTI BOTTLES WITH CANDLES AND CHECKERED TABLECLOTHS – MY FAVORITE LITTLE ITALIAN PLACE OF THE TIME WAS MANZO’S ON IRVING PARK ROAD, A FRIENDLY LITTLE FAMILY PLACE WITH GOOD FOOD – LATER I BASED MY OWN SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS ON THEIRS WHICH FEATURED MEATBALLS TWO OR THREE TIMES THE SIZE OF MOST PLACES – I MAY HAVE THE RECIPE IN CHUCKMAN’S MISCELLANIA OF WORDS – THERE CERTAINLY ARE OTHERS – c1960   1 comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - FANNY'S RESTAURANT - EVANSTON - CANDLE-LIT DINING ROOM - c1960

Posted May 18, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET AND RANDOLPH – LOOKING SE AT GROUND LEVEL – MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE AND CROWDS ON CORNER – JUST A WONDERFUL IMAGE FROM THE HEYDAY OF STATE STREET SHOPPING – 1947 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET AND RANDOLPH - LOOKING SE AT GROUND LEVEL - MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE AND CROWDS ON CORNER - 1947

Posted May 14, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized