Posts tagged cab

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 buildings of North Michigan Ave, 1931, Chicago.

A driver inspects his cab after 70mph winds collapsed scaffolding outside the under-construction IBM Building at 330 N Wabash, 1970, Chicago.

A driver inspects his cab after 70mph winds collapsed scaffolding outside the under-construction IBM Building at 330 N Wabash, 1970, Chicago.

Wanted to promote friend of Calumet 412, Dmitry Samarov, and his book reading tomorrow night at Jack Spade, 47 E Oak St - 6 to 8 pm.
Come by and meet Dmitry, see some of his artwork and hear him read excerpts from Hack: Stories from a Chicago Cab.
see more at dmitrysamarov.com.

Wanted to promote friend of Calumet 412, Dmitry Samarov, and his¬†book reading tomorrow night at Jack Spade, 47 E Oak St - 6 to 8 pm.

Come by and meet Dmitry, see some of his artwork and hear him read excerpts from Hack: Stories from a Chicago Cab.

see more at dmitrysamarov.com.