Posts tagged 1880's

Wolf Point, 1885, Chicago.

Wolf Point, 1885, Chicago.

Frosty Morning in Chicago, unknown street scene from a c.1880’s stereoview card.

Frosty Morning in Chicago, unknown street scene from a c.1880’s stereoview card.

The Adams Street Bridge, 1889, Chicago.

The Adams Street Bridge, 1889, Chicago.

Cross section of the Auditorium Theater, 50 E Congress, 1889, Chicago.

Cross section of the Auditorium Theater, 50 E Congress, 1889, Chicago.

Looking east on Washington from Wells, 1888, Chicago

Looking east on Washington from Wells, 1888, Chicago

Here’s an expanded version of the previous map of Logan Square, north to Belmont, in 1881. 

Note at Woodard and Spaulding there is a “haunted house.”

Here’s an expanded version of the previous map of Logan Square, north to Belmont, in 1881.

Note at Woodard and Spaulding there is a “haunted house.”

Logan Square, 1881, Chicago.

Logan Square, 1881, Chicago.

Welsher and Phillips, Chicago Cash Meat Market, River North, 1880, Chicago.

The Milwaukee Ave/North Ave “bus” 1880, Chicago.

The Milwaukee Ave/North Ave “bus” 1880, Chicago.

A private conservatory on the property of the Uihlein family’s mansion in Wicker Park, 1888, Chicago.
via the Wisconsin Academy Review

A private conservatory on the property of the Uihlein family’s mansion in Wicker Park, 1888, Chicago.

via the Wisconsin Academy Review

Looking south on Drexel Blvd and Cottage Grove from Oakwood, 1888, Chicago

Looking south on Drexel Blvd and Cottage Grove from Oakwood, 1888, Chicago

Michigan and Van Buren (with the Fine Arts Building to the left), 1885, Chicago
Cornell Digital Archives

Michigan and Van Buren (with the Fine Arts Building to the left), 1885, Chicago

Cornell Digital Archives

Interior of the Pullman Arcade, a sort of ”company store” for the employees of Pullman and the residents of Pullman, Roseland and Kensington.
Shoppers could buy things at the “lowest Chicago prices.”
I’m sure no strings were attached…

Interior of the Pullman Arcade, a sort of ”company store” for the employees of Pullman and the residents of Pullman, Roseland and Kensington.

Shoppers could buy things at the “lowest Chicago prices.”

I’m sure no strings were attached…

Arriving at the Washington Park Clubhouse, 1883, Chicago. S.S. Berman

Arriving at the Washington Park Clubhouse, 1883, Chicago. S.S. Berman

On the grounds at Pullman, 1884, Chicago
Be sure to include historic Pullman in your Open House Chicago schedule this weekend, Oct 19-20.
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On the grounds at Pullman, 1884, Chicago

Be sure to include historic Pullman in your Open House Chicago schedule this weekend, Oct 19-20.

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