CALUMET 412

Aug 27

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Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

Chicago, 1923, Chicago. Louis Lozowick

Chicago, 1923, Chicago. Louis Lozowick

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

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Aug 26

Passengers  in the observation car on the Hiawatha speed towards Chicago from Milwaukee , 1952.

Passengers in the observation car on the Hiawatha speed towards Chicago from Milwaukee , 1952.

An on-leave soldier visits North Ave Beach by moonlight with his sweetheart, 1942, Chicago

An on-leave soldier visits North Ave Beach by moonlight with his sweetheart, 1942, Chicago

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

Lovers’ Lane, Wooded Island, Jackson Park, 1911, Chicago

Lovers’ Lane, Wooded Island, Jackson Park, 1911, Chicago

Aug 25

The original Gold Coast Dogs at State and Hubbard, 1989, Chicago. 

At one time GCD was THE hot dog stand in Chicago. The Potekin family sold off the chain in 2002 and most say it was never the same after.

The original Gold Coast Dogs at State and Hubbard, 1989, Chicago.

At one time GCD was THE hot dog stand in Chicago. The Potekin family sold off the chain in 2002 and most say it was never the same after.

A diver prepares to jump from the side of 1040 W Granville (across from Metropolis Coffee) into a small makeshift pool, 1975, Chicago.

A diver prepares to jump from the side of 1040 W Granville (across from Metropolis Coffee) into a small makeshift pool, 1975, Chicago.

Looking south on Michigan Ave from 8th St, 1964, Chicago

Looking south on Michigan Ave from 8th St, 1964, Chicago

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Tenement backporch, 1947, Chicago. Wayne Miller

Tenement backporch, 1947, Chicago. Wayne Miller