Posts tagged chicago architecture

The NE corner of Clarendon and Irving Park, Uptown,1913, Chicago

Looking south on Astor from Banks, 1908, Chicago.

Looking south on State at Jackson, 1892, Chicago

Looking east on 33rd Place to Cottage Grove, 1888, Chicago

Looking east on Washington from Wabash, 1874, Chicago

Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

Chicago, 1923, Chicago. Louis Lozowick

Chicago, 1923, Chicago. Louis Lozowick

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

The original Gold Coast Dogs at State and Hubbard, 1989, Chicago. 

At one time GCD was THE hot dog stand in Chicago. The Potekin family sold off the chain in 2002 and most say it was never the same after.

The original Gold Coast Dogs at State and Hubbard, 1989, Chicago.

At one time GCD was THE hot dog stand in Chicago. The Potekin family sold off the chain in 2002 and most say it was never the same after.

A diver prepares to jump from the side of 1040 W Granville (across from Metropolis Coffee) into a small makeshift pool, 1975, Chicago.

A diver prepares to jump from the side of 1040 W Granville (across from Metropolis Coffee) into a small makeshift pool, 1975, Chicago.

Looking south on Michigan Ave from 8th St, 1964, Chicago

Looking south on Michigan Ave from 8th St, 1964, Chicago

Tenement backporch, 1947, Chicago. Wayne Miller

Tenement backporch, 1947, Chicago. Wayne Miller

Detail from an ad for Kelly Tires, looking north on Michigan Ave, 1958, Chicago.

Detail from an ad for Kelly Tires, looking north on Michigan Ave, 1958, Chicago.