Early “color” photograph looking north on Michigan Ave from 9th Street, 1931, Chicago
Greetings from Hegewisch, 1910, Chicago
Looking north on State at Monroe and the Palmer House, 1892, Chicago.
Soldier Field, 1947, Chicago.
This photo appears on the cover of Liam T.A. Ford’s excellent book about Soldier Field, A Stadium and it’s City.
Update: Thanks to Liam T.A. Ford for providing the correct date for the photo.
Last one standing, 1946, Chicago. Walker Evans
Under the L, 1934, Chicago
LaSalle Street, the Wall Street of Chicago, 1920, Chicago
Looking north on State from Madison, 1910, Chicago
Looking east along the river, 1951, Chicago.
Grogan Photo Co.
Jackson Park before the fair, during and then after, in ruin, 1891-1895, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
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The Fair, 1893, Chicago. John Key
Windmill Village, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
The world’s first Ferris Wheel, Midway Plaisance, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
Looking across the Grand Basin toward the Agricultural Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
View from the Fisheries Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
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