Mounted police on State Street in front of the Chicago Theater, 1948, Chicago. Wallace Kirkland
Beautiful art deco illustrated ads for the Adometer, featuring buildings of North Michigan Ave, 1931, Chicago.
Raising the E and R in Merry Christmas at the Merchandise Mart, 1949, Chicago
Exploring lower Wacker Drive, 1945, Chicago.
The Palmolive Building, lit for Christmas, as seen from the courtyard of Fourth Presbyterian, 1933, Chicago.
Construction of the Jewelers’ Building, 35 E Wacker, 1926, Chicago.
Note the absence of the Michigan Ave bridge. The Rush Street bridge was still in use just to the west.
Old Cook County Hospital, Harrison and Wood Streets, 1877, Chicago.
Grant Park parking lot, 1934, Chicago.
Gulls take shelter (and take over!) from the cold in Diversey Harbor, 1957, Chicago.
Ski jumping at Soldier Field, 1938, Chicago.
Looking north west at old St. Luke’s Hospital from E 16th Street, 1947, Chicago.
A driver inspects his cab after 70mph winds collapsed scaffolding outside the under-construction IBM Building at 330 N Wabash, 1970, Chicago.
Holiday message from the Merchandise Mart, 1951, Chicago.
Michigan and Congress, 1956, Chicago.
The LaSalle Street Canyon, 1949, Chicago
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Scaffold theme by Mike Harding.