Man on Telephone, Racine and Armitage Avenues, 1987, Chicago. Jay King
Untitled (Self-portrait), 1977, Chicago. Vivian Maier
Untitled, 1963, Chicago. Bruce Davidson
This is looking down on the north east corner of Dearborn and Van Buren, taken from the L platform.
Looking north on Michigan Ave from Washington, 1955, Chicago.
Looking north on State from Congress, 1944, Chicago. Gordon Coster
Strolling the east boardwalk at the White City, 63rd and South Park Ave (now MLK Drive), 1909, Chicago.
Chapter on “Immoral Dives” from Mysteries of Chicago, George Wharton James, 1893, Chicago.
"Vile, foul, mephitic scoundrels…"
Worth the full read.
State Street, north from Madison, 1880, 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.
Girl in Rain, 1991, Chicago. Paul D’Amato
North Ave Beach, 1983, Chicago. Scott Mutter.
Note that a north facing photo and a south facing photo have been blended to create this illusion.
Oak Street Beach, 1977, Chicago.
Montrose Beach, 1961, Chicago.
Getting creative to keep cool at the General Motors Powerama Fair, south of Soldier Field, 1955, Chicago.
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