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Christmas windows at Carson’s, 1971, Chicago.

Christmas windows at Carson’s, 1971, Chicago.

People escape falling water from the 6th and 7th floors of the Carson Pirie Scott Department Store after fires had broken out. Arsonists were suspected as 3 other department stores were hit within a 3 hour period, 1968, Chicago/

People escape falling water from the 6th and 7th floors of the Carson Pirie Scott Department Store after fires had broken out. Arsonists were suspected as 3 other department stores were hit within a 3 hour period, 1968, Chicago/

A fashion show for “Men Only” at Carson Pirie Scott, 1946, Chicago.

A fashion show for “Men Only” at Carson Pirie Scott, 1946, Chicago.

The Schlesinger Meyer department store under construction, c.1903. We now know it as the beyond-beautiful Carson Pirie Scott building on State St. It will soon be a Target.
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The Schlesinger Meyer department store under construction, c.1903. We now know it as the beyond-beautiful Carson Pirie Scott building on State St. It will soon be a Target.

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