Posts tagged LOOP

Untitled, 1963, Chicago. Bruce Davidson

This is looking down on the north east corner of Dearborn and Van Buren, taken from the L platform.

Untitled, 1963, Chicago. Bruce Davidson

This is looking down on the north east corner of Dearborn and Van Buren, taken from the L platform.

Looking north on State from Congress, 1944, Chicago. Gordon Coster

Looking north on State from Congress, 1944, Chicago. Gordon Coster

State Street, north from Madison, 1880, Chicago.

State Street, north from Madison, 1880, Chicago.

The south east corner of Clark and Randolph, pre-fire,1865, Chicago.

The south east corner of Clark and Randolph, pre-fire,1865, Chicago.

Crossing Dearborn at Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

Crossing Dearborn at Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

Glossop’s Hotel, Amusement and Business Map for what we now refer to as the Loop, 1884, Chicago.

Among many points of interest, look east to find Lake Park (later Grant) and then to the north for the Base Ball Grounds, home of the Chicago White Stockings and then the Exposition Building, now the site of the Art Institute.

Via greatchicagofire.org

Glossop’s Hotel, Amusement and Business Map for what we now refer to as the Loop, 1884, Chicago.

Among many points of interest, look east to find Lake Park (later Grant) and then to the north for the Base Ball Grounds, home of the Chicago White Stockings and then the Exposition Building, now the site of the Art Institute.

Via greatchicagofire.org

Looking north east from the Masonic Temple at Randolph and State, 1893, Chicago.

That’s the Water Tower in the distance, center-right.

Looking north east from the Masonic Temple at Randolph and State, 1893, Chicago.

That’s the Water Tower in the distance, center-right.

Looking west on Madison from Canal, 1917, Chicago.
The Chicago + North Western Terminal (now Ogilvie Transport Center) is out of frame on the right.

Looking west on Madison from Canal, 1917, Chicago.

The Chicago + North Western Terminal (now Ogilvie Transport Center) is out of frame on the right.

Looking west on Adams at State, 1949, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams at State, 1949, Chicago.

Shoppers Corner (State and Randolph), 1962, Chicago.

Shoppers Corner (State and Randolph), 1962, Chicago.

Looking north on Wabash from Adams, 1901, Chicago.

Looking north on Wabash from Adams, 1901, Chicago.

Looking east on Lake from Clark, 1892, Chicago.

Looking east on Lake from Clark, 1892, Chicago.

Clark and Madison, 1948, Chicago.

Clark and Madison, 1948, Chicago.

The Reliance Building, State and Washington, shortly after completion, 1895, Chicago.

The Reliance Building, State and Washington, shortly after completion, 1895, Chicago.

Chicago’s Greatest Burlesque, State and Congress Theater, 1931, Chicago.

Chicago’s Greatest Burlesque, State and Congress Theater, 1931, Chicago.