Baton twirlers, en masse, Soldier Field, 1957, Chicago.
Aerial looking north from an unfinished Soldier Field, 1923, Chicago.
The North Lagoon at sunset, facing Soldier Field, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.
Aerial looking north from 18th St, 1924, Chicago.
Note an under construction Soldier Field.
Fans gather for what is now called “The Long Count Fight” between Jack Dempsey and Gene Tunney at Soldier Field, 1927, Chicago.
Early proposal for Grant Park Stadium (later named Soldier Field), 1921, Chicago.
Of course, the final result was fairly close to this design, save the enormous obelisk.
Soldier Field, 1925, Chicago
Ski jumping at Soldier Field, 1938, Chicago.
Preparing the ski jump at Soldier Field, 1954, Chicago.
Looking east on Waldron Drive to Museum Campus Drive, just south of Soldier Field, 1947, Chicago.
Come to the rodeo, Soldier(s’) Field, 1926, Chicago.
Cowgirls at Soldier Field, 1927, Chicago.
Crossing Lake Shore Drive from Soldier Field, 1947, Chicago
Looking north from Soldier Field, 1935, Chicago
Looking north from 18th Street (Soldier Field to the east), 1954, Chicago.
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