CALUMET 412

Sep 20

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State and Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

State and Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

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Broadway, Clark and Diversey, 1925, Chicago.

Broadway, Clark and Diversey, 1925, Chicago.

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North and Clark, 1907, Chicago

North and Clark, 1907, Chicago

Sep 19

Early “color” photograph looking north on Michigan Ave from 9th Street, 1931, Chicago

National Geographic

Early “color” photograph looking north on Michigan Ave from 9th Street, 1931, Chicago

National Geographic

The long defunct Webster “L” stop, at Sheffield, 1920, Chicago. 

The station was closed in 1949.

The long defunct Webster “L” stop, at Sheffield, 1920, Chicago.

The station was closed in 1949.

Greetings from Hegewisch, 1910, Chicago

Greetings from Hegewisch, 1910, Chicago

Launch of the Steamer William E. Edrey, 1905, Chicago

Launch of the Steamer William E. Edrey, 1905, Chicago

Looking north on State at Monroe and the Palmer House, 1892, Chicago.

Looking north on State at Monroe and the Palmer House, 1892, Chicago.

Sep 18

Soldier Field, 1947, Chicago.

This photo appears on the cover of Liam T.A. Ford’s excellent book about Soldier Field, A Stadium and it’s City. 

Update: Thanks to Liam T.A. Ford for providing the correct date for the photo.

Soldier Field, 1947, Chicago.

This photo appears on the cover of Liam T.A. Ford’s excellent book about Soldier Field, A Stadium and it’s City.

Update: Thanks to Liam T.A. Ford for providing the correct date for the photo.

Last one standing, 1946, Chicago. Walker Evans

Last one standing, 1946, Chicago. Walker Evans

Under the L, 1934, Chicago

Under the L, 1934, Chicago

LaSalle Street, the Wall Street of Chicago, 1920, Chicago

LaSalle Street, the Wall Street of Chicago, 1920, Chicago