Wolf Point, 1885, Chicago.
Frosty Morning in Chicago, unknown street scene from a c.1880’s stereoview card.
The Adams Street Bridge, 1889, Chicago.
Cross section of the Auditorium Theater, 50 E Congress, 1889, 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.”
Logan Square, 1881, Chicago.
Welsher and Phillips, Chicago Cash Meat Market, River North, 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
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
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
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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