Looking west along the river toward the Merchandise Mart, 1947, Chicago.Wil Deppe
Boarding a north bound 151 at a bus stop on North Michican Ave and the river, 1932, Chicago
The 151 still runs; its route only slightly deviating from the one 80 years ago.
Looking north on Dearborn at Van Buren, 1923, Chicago
Looking north on LaSalle from Jackson, 1918, Chicago.
Looking south on State from Washington, 1909, Chicago
The LaSalle St tunnel at Randolph, 1900, Chicago.
Decaying sign on one of the original south-side Harold’s Chicken Shacks, 1986, Chicago.
The north west corner of State and Randolph, 1965, Chicago
The skyline south west from Navy Pier, 1959, Chicago
Looking south on Wabash at Monroe, 1952, Chicago.
The Tribune Tower, 1948, Chicago.
Raising gang preparing to connect steel, 900 N Michigan Ave, 1987, Chicago. Susan Crocker
There was something sinister abroad in Chicago….
DC Comics,Kamandi, The Last Boy on Earth, July 1974.
Looking north on Rush from Hubbard, 1961, Chicago.
The Water Tower Inn (now the site of the Park Hyatt) can be seen in the distance on Chicago Ave.
Cover illustration for Collier’s Magazine, looking south on Michigan Ave, 1951.
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