Posts tagged Chicago

Jackson Park before the fair, during and then after, in ruin, 1891-1895, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

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The Fair, 1893, Chicago. John Key

The Fair, 1893, Chicago. John Key

Windmill Village, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Windmill Village, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

The world’s first Ferris Wheel, Midway Plaisance, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Lagoon emergency crew, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Lagoon emergency crew, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Looking across the Grand Basin toward the Agricultural Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Looking across the Grand Basin toward the Agricultural Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

View from the Fisheries Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

View from the Fisheries Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Go Sox…, Comiskey Park, 1988, Thomas Harney

Be sure to check out Harney’s book, Portraits from the Park Comiskey Park Photographs, 1973-1990.

http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/distributed/P/bo14380860.html

Go Sox…, Comiskey Park, 1988, Thomas Harney

Be sure to check out Harney’s book, Portraits from the Park Comiskey Park Photographs, 1973-1990.

http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/distributed/P/bo14380860.html

Untitled (Self Portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Untitled (Self Portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Uptown, 1965, Chicago. Danny Lyon

Uptown, 1965, Chicago. Danny Lyon

120 S LaSalle, 1958, Chicago. Ray Metzker

120 S LaSalle, 1958, Chicago. Ray Metzker

Looking west along the river from Wabash, 1947, Chicago.

Looking west along the river from Wabash, 1947, Chicago.

The legendary Bettie Page illustrates the stages of dress allowed during a striptease in Chicago, 1951.





via 20th Century Man

The legendary Bettie Page illustrates the stages of dress allowed during a striptease in Chicago, 1951.

via 20th Century Man

Lake Shore Drive and Michigan Ave, 1930, Chicago.

Lake Shore Drive and Michigan Ave, 1930, Chicago.

Installation of the bulkhead from Randolph to 12th St (Roosevelt), which would be built up with landfill, extending the shoreline east from Grant Park, 1923, Chicago.

Installation of the bulkhead from Randolph to 12th St (Roosevelt), which would be built up with landfill, extending the shoreline east from Grant Park, 1923, Chicago.