Lagoon emergency crew, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
Looking across the Grand Basin toward the Agricultural Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
View from the Fisheries Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
Go Sox…, Comiskey Park, 1988, Thomas Harney
Be sure to check out Harney’s book, Portraits from the Park Comiskey Park Photographs, 1973-1990.
Untitled (Self Portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier
Uptown, 1965, Chicago. Danny Lyon
120 S LaSalle, 1958, Chicago. Ray Metzker
Looking west along the river from Wabash, 1947, Chicago.
The legendary Bettie Page illustrates the stages of dress allowed during a striptease in Chicago, 1951.
via 20th Century Man
Walking south on State from Monroe, 1943, Chicago
Lake Shore Drive and Michigan Ave, 1930, Chicago.
Installation of the bulkhead from Randolph to 12th St (Roosevelt), which would be built up with landfill, extending the shoreline east from Grant Park, 1923, Chicago.
South Water St, 1910, Chicago.
S Water St would eventually become the section of Wacker that runs parallel to the east branch of the river.
Chicago to Cuba for $187, 1949, Chicago.
Looking north west on Division at Ashland, 1939, Chicago
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