Posts tagged 1930's

Chicago Police Officers model their new uniforms, designed to be worn during the Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

The Medinah Athletic Club (now the Intercontinental Hotel) from under the Wabash Ave Bridge, 1931, Chicago. Henry C. Jordan

The Medinah Athletic Club (now the Intercontinental Hotel) from under the Wabash Ave Bridge, 1931, Chicago. Henry C. Jordan

Lighthouse at Dawn, 1935, Chicago. Don Wallace

Lighthouse at Dawn, 1935, Chicago. Don Wallace

East from the Merchandise Mart, 1934, Chicago.

East from the Merchandise Mart, 1934, Chicago.

Dear Readers: 

Today, Calumet 412 is heading to warmer climes for spring training. For the next 12 days, I’ve only scheduled one post per day, with regularly scheduled posts returning on the 18th.

Until then, stay warm and make sure the snow is gone when I get back…:) !

Photo: Chicago Cubs (and mascots) on California’s Catalina Island for spring training, February 1939.

via bleedcubbieblue.com

Dear Readers:

Today, Calumet 412 is heading to warmer climes for spring training. For the next 12 days, I’ve only scheduled one post per day, with regularly scheduled posts returning on the 18th.

Until then, stay warm and make sure the snow is gone when I get back…:) !

Photo: Chicago Cubs (and mascots) on California’s Catalina Island for spring training, February 1939.

via bleedcubbieblue.com

Gotham, 1934. Chicago. Don Wallace

Gotham, 1934. Chicago. Don Wallace

Bombers over Chicago, 1931.

Bombers over Chicago, 1931.

Speed skating in Garfield Park, 1931, Chicago

Speed skating in Garfield Park, 1931, Chicago

Congress Plaza, 1933, Chicago.

Congress Plaza, 1933, Chicago.

Aerial looking south west past the Tribune and Wrigley buildings, 1939, Chicago.

Aerial looking south west past the Tribune and Wrigley buildings, 1939, Chicago.

Ornamentation found on the north end of the Electrical Building, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

Ornamentation found on the north end of the Electrical Building, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

Chicago Snow, 1936, Chicago. Hendrick Dahl

Chicago Snow, 1936, Chicago. Hendrick Dahl

Braving the elements while crossing the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1935, Chicago.

Braving the elements while crossing the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1935, Chicago.

Stranded cars at 11th and Michigan Ave, 1938, Chicago.

Stranded cars at 11th and Michigan Ave, 1938, Chicago.

The Carillon Tower, illuminated, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

The Carillon Tower, illuminated, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.