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A Great Lakes cruise ship departs Chicago, 1957.

A Great Lakes cruise ship departs Chicago, 1957.

Looking west from Buckingham Fountain, 1973, Chicago.

Looking west from Buckingham Fountain, 1973, Chicago.

Looking north on State from Monroe, 1963, Chicago.

Looking north on State from Monroe, 1963, Chicago.

Aerial north on Michigan Ave from the River, 1962, Chicago.

Aerial north on Michigan Ave from the River, 1962, Chicago.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Congress, 1953, Chicago.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Congress, 1953, Chicago.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Washington, 1955, Chicago.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Washington, 1955, Chicago.

Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1956, Chicago

Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1956, Chicago

The west side of the old Chicago Sun Times headquarters (now site of Trump’s building) as it nears completion, 1957, Chicago.

The west side of the old Chicago Sun Times headquarters (now site of Trump’s building) as it nears completion, 1957, Chicago.

Chicago’s Most Glamorous Women, Collier’s Magazine, 1953, Chicago.

Among this group of (all white) women, there is a Comiskey, a Swift, a Field, a Wirtz, a Goldblatt, and a Mendel.

What’s interesting (and telling of the time) is that all the women are listed by their husband’s name, i.e. Mrs. Marshall Field.

The lone rebel is a Mrs. Susan Gordon Bent, who refused to use her husband’s name.

Michigan Ave at Adams, 1954, Chicago.

Michigan Ave at Adams, 1954, Chicago.

Miss Montrose Beach, 1963, Chicago.

Miss Montrose Beach, 1963, Chicago.

Looking north on N Michigan Ave from Huron, 1952, Chicago.

Looking north on N Michigan Ave from Huron, 1952, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams at State, 1949, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams at State, 1949, Chicago.

The world premiere of Somebody Loves Me at the Chicago Theater, 1952, Chicago.

The world premiere of Somebody Loves Me at the Chicago Theater, 1952, Chicago.

Guardsmen take a break from the chaos on W Madison St during the MLK riots, 1968, Chicago. Lee Balterman

Guardsmen take a break from the chaos on W Madison St during the MLK riots, 1968, Chicago. Lee Balterman