Posts tagged chicago architecture

Strolling the east boardwalk at the White City, 63rd and South Park Ave (now MLK Drive), 1909, Chicago.

Strolling the east boardwalk at the White City, 63rd and South Park Ave (now MLK Drive), 1909, Chicago.

State Street, north from Madison, 1880, Chicago.

State Street, north from Madison, 1880, Chicago.

Looking north across the river from what is now Lake and Wells, 1871, Chicago.

Looking north across the river from what is now Lake and Wells, 1871, Chicago.

The south east corner of Clark and Randolph, pre-fire,1865, Chicago.

The south east corner of Clark and Randolph, pre-fire,1865, Chicago.

Chicago Hand Made Cigars, 1930, Chicago.

Chicago Hand Made Cigars, 1930, Chicago.

The Greatest Hospital Center in the World, Ogden and Harrison Streets, 1914, Chicago.

Of course, this area is still a center of medical institutions in the city.

The Greatest Hospital Center in the World, Ogden and Harrison Streets, 1914, Chicago.

Of course, this area is still a center of medical institutions in the city.

A youth’s guide to the Columbian Exposition, featuring the Administration Building, 1893, Chicago.

A youth’s guide to the Columbian Exposition, featuring the Administration Building, 1893, Chicago.

Tesla’s search light atop the Government Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Tesla’s search light atop the Government Building, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Boarding gondolas at the Great Basin on a searing hot summer day, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Boarding gondolas at the Great Basin on a searing hot summer day, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

La Rabida at dawn, 1900, Chicago.

La Rabida at dawn, 1900, Chicago.

The French Quarters burlesque lays in disrepair at Madison and May, 1961, Chicago.

The French Quarters burlesque lays in disrepair at Madison and May, 1961, Chicago.

The west side of the old Chicago Sun Times headquarters (now site of Trump’s building) as it nears completion, 1957, Chicago.

The west side of the old Chicago Sun Times headquarters (now site of Trump’s building) as it nears completion, 1957, Chicago.

Crossing Dearborn at Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

Crossing Dearborn at Madison, 1941, Chicago. John Vachon

Irving Park, Milwaukee and Cicero, aka Six Corners, 1930, Chicago.

Irving Park, Milwaukee and Cicero, aka Six Corners, 1930, Chicago.

A Goodyear ad featuring Michigan Ave, 1920, Chicago.

A Goodyear ad featuring Michigan Ave, 1920, Chicago.