Chicago Hand Made Cigars, 1930, Chicago.
The Greatest Hospital Center in the World, Ogden and Harrison Streets, 1914, Chicago.
Of course, this area is still a center of medical institutions in the city.
A youth’s guide to the Columbian Exposition, featuring the Administration Building, 1893, Chicago.
Tesla’s search light atop the Government Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
Boarding gondolas at the Great Basin on a searing hot summer day, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
The French Quarters burlesque lays in disrepair at Madison and May, 1961, Chicago.
The west side of the old Chicago Sun Times headquarters (now site of Trump’s building) as it nears completion, 1957, Chicago.
Crossing Dearborn at Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon
Irving Park, Milwaukee and Cicero, aka Six Corners, 1930, Chicago.
A Goodyear ad featuring Michigan Ave, 1920, Chicago.
An unrealized proposal for Television City, along the lake front in Grant Park, 1948, Chicago.
Looking north from 56th and Hyde Park Blvd, 1924, Chicago.
The recenlty completed Windemere can be seen at the NW Corner.
via the Hyde Park Herald.
Looking south on State at Monroe, 1890, Chicago.
The Palmer House can be seen on the SE Corner of State and Monroe.
The Germania Club Building, 108 Germania Place at Clark (just south of North Ave), 1890, Chicago.
The building stands. Learn more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germania_Club_Building
Looking north on Pine St (now N Michigan Ave) from Huron, 1870, Chicago.
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