Posts tagged 1910's

The Milwaukee bound whaleback S.S. Christopher Columbus awaits passengers at the Goodrich Docks, approximately where the Michigan Ave Bridge now stands, 1910, Chicago.

The Milwaukee bound whaleback S.S. Christopher Columbus awaits passengers at the Goodrich Docks, approximately where the Michigan Ave Bridge now stands, 1910, Chicago.

A 19 year old Ernest Hemingway, shortly after he returned home to Chicago from WW I, 1918, Chicago.

A 19 year old Ernest Hemingway, shortly after he returned home to Chicago from WW I, 1918, Chicago.

Archer Ave, west of Bonfield (Bridgeport), 1917, Chicago

Archer Ave, west of Bonfield (Bridgeport), 1917, Chicago

Oak Street Beach, 1917, Chicago.

Oak Street Beach, 1917, Chicago.

Looking south east on Milwaukee Ave from Chicago Ave, 1910, Chicago.

Looking south east on Milwaukee Ave from Chicago Ave, 1910, Chicago.

Jackson Park, 1912, Chicago.

Jackson Park, 1912, Chicago.

The Laflin Memorial Building, Clark and Armitage, 1915, Chicago.

The Laflin Memorial Building, Clark and Armitage, 1915, Chicago.

Lakefront stroll at the Edgewater Beach Hotel, 1917, Chicago.

Lakefront stroll at the Edgewater Beach Hotel, 1917, Chicago.

A woman standing before the model for Lorado Taft’s sculpture, Fountain of Time at his Midway studio, 1915, Chicago.

The full size public sculpture can now be found at the western end of the Midway in Washington Park.

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A woman standing before the model for Lorado Taft’s sculpture, Fountain of Time at his Midway studio, 1915, Chicago.

The full size public sculpture can now be found at the western end of the Midway in Washington Park.

LoC.gov

One of the city’s first gas stations at the intersection that is now Broadway and Devon, 1911, Chicago.

One of the city’s first gas stations at the intersection that is now Broadway and Devon, 1911, Chicago.

Intersection of Lincoln and Ashland, north east from Belmont, 1915, Chicago.

CPL Digital Archives, Sulzer Library

Intersection of Lincoln and Ashland, north east from Belmont, 1915, Chicago.

CPL Digital Archives, Sulzer Library

A day at the lake shore at 58th Street, 1910, Chicago.

A day at the lake shore at 58th Street, 1910, Chicago.

Milwaukee and Western, 1910, Chicago.

Milwaukee and Western, 1910, Chicago.

Sights on the Sand, Wilson Bathing Beach, 1919, Chicago.

Sights on the Sand, Wilson Bathing Beach, 1919, Chicago.

Early motor boat in Lake Michigan, 1913, Chicago.

Early motor boat in Lake Michigan, 1913, Chicago.