Posts tagged chicago

Looking west on Madison from State, 1954, Chicago.

Looking west on Madison from State, 1954, Chicago.

Contestants of a dance marathon at the Merry Garden, Belmont and Sheffield, enter their 1300th hour, 1931, Chicago.

Contestants of a dance marathon at the Merry Garden, Belmont and Sheffield, enter their 1300th hour, 1931, Chicago.

Photo from Flapper magazine showing Oak Street Beach goers signing a petition for more changing rooms and “comfort stations,” aka toilets, 1922, Chicago.

Photo from Flapper magazine showing Oak Street Beach goers signing a petition for more changing rooms and “comfort stations,” aka toilets, 1922, Chicago.

Looking south on Sheridan from Wilson, 1910, Chicago.

Looking south on Sheridan from Wilson, 1910, Chicago.

Waiting for a shampoo, Barbara’s Beauty Salon, N. Lincoln Ave, 1988, Chicago. Melissa Ann Pinney

Waiting for a shampoo, Barbara’s Beauty Salon, N. Lincoln Ave, 1988, Chicago. Melissa Ann Pinney

Lawrence and Broadway, 1976, Chicago. Bob Rehak

Lawrence and Broadway, 1976, Chicago. Bob Rehak

Looking north on Rush at Delaware, 1963, Chicago.

Looking north on Rush at Delaware, 1963, Chicago.

Chicago welcomes General MacArthur (look for the arrow) on State Street, 1951.

Chicago welcomes General MacArthur (look for the arrow) on State Street, 1951.

Meet me under the clock…, State and Washington, 1947, Chicago.

Meet me under the clock…, State and Washington, 1947, Chicago.

Screencap of titles from 1974’s TV cult classic, Kolchak, The Night Stalker, Chicago.

If you have a chance, check out this short lived, but highly entertaining TV series on Netflix.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolchak:_The_Night_Stalker

Screencap of titles from 1974’s TV cult classic, Kolchak, The Night Stalker, Chicago.

If you have a chance, check out this short lived, but highly entertaining TV series on Netflix.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolchak:_The_Night_Stalker

Wabash and Adams, 1965, Chicago

Wabash and Adams, 1965, Chicago

Untitled (House Party), 1957, Chicago. Fran Miller

Untitled (House Party), 1957, Chicago. Fran Miller

Female steel workers at US Steel, South Works, 1941, Chicago.

Female steel workers at US Steel, South Works, 1941, Chicago.

Looking west from Buckingham Fountain, 1973, Chicago.

Looking west from Buckingham Fountain, 1973, Chicago.

Looking north on State from Monroe, 1963, Chicago.

Looking north on State from Monroe, 1963, Chicago.