Posts tagged cab

Now showing at the Chicago Theater, Bebe Daniels in the silent film, A Kiss in a Taxi, 1927, Chicago

Now showing at the Chicago Theater, Bebe Daniels in the silent film, A Kiss in a Taxi, 1927, Chicago

A harmonica playing cab driver on State Street, 1979, Chicago.

A harmonica playing cab driver on State Street, 1979, Chicago.

Looking south on Wabash at Monroe, 1952, Chicago.

Looking south on Wabash at Monroe, 1952, Chicago.

Checker Taxi, at your door in minutes…., 1962, Chicago

Looking north on Rush at Delaware, 1963, Chicago.

Looking north on Rush at Delaware, 1963, Chicago.

Untitled (Self-portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Untitled (Self-portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Madison and LaSalle, 1956, Chicago.

Madison and LaSalle, 1956, Chicago.

Taxi line at O’Hare, 1970, Chicago.

Taxi line at O’Hare, 1970, Chicago.

A Chicago cabbie is not happy about receiving a citation from a cop, 1967, Chicago.

A Chicago cabbie is not happy about receiving a citation from a cop, 1967, Chicago.

The Yellow Cab Company unveils it’s new rumble seat taxis, 1940, Chicago.
These custom cars were built to allow passengers to see the city’s sites more easily.

The Yellow Cab Company unveils it’s new rumble seat taxis, 1940, Chicago.

These custom cars were built to allow passengers to see the city’s sites more easily.

Taxi drivers line Adams Street at LaSalle in support for a controversial new union leader, 1959, Chicago.

Notice the city has begun to ticket and tow the protesting drivers. 

via theoldmotor.com

Taxi drivers line Adams Street at LaSalle in support for a controversial new union leader, 1959, Chicago.

Notice the city has begun to ticket and tow the protesting drivers.

via theoldmotor.com

Taxi lineup at the Illinois Central Station, 12th (Roosevelt) and Michigan, 1920, Chicago.

Taxi lineup at the Illinois Central Station, 12th (Roosevelt) and Michigan, 1920, Chicago.

Mounted police guard taxis from striking cabbies during the taxi strike of 1937, Chicago.

Mounted police guard taxis from striking cabbies during the taxi strike of 1937, Chicago.

Christmas on State Street, 1961, Chicago.

Christmas on State Street, 1961, Chicago.

Beautiful art deco illustrated ads for the Adometer, featuring buildingsĀ of North Michigan Ave, 1931, Chicago.