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Crowd lines the lake shore at the “Aero Hydro Meet,” Grant Park, 1913, Chicago

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Crowd lines the lake shore at the “Aero Hydro Meet,” Grant Park, 1913, Chicago

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Chicago welcomes General MacArthur (look for the arrow) on State Street, 1951.

Chicago welcomes General MacArthur (look for the arrow) on State Street, 1951.

Dedication day for the Outer Drive Bridge, 1937, Chicago.

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Archives

Dedication day for the Outer Drive Bridge, 1937, Chicago.

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Archives

West entrance to the Midway Plaisance, Columbian Exposition World’s Fair, 1893, Chicago

West entrance to the Midway Plaisance, Columbian Exposition World’s Fair, 1893, Chicago

Grant Park, 1968, Chicago. Jo Freeman

Grant Park, 1968, Chicago. Jo Freeman

State Street, 1927, Chicago

State Street, 1927, Chicago

State and Jackson, 1902, Chicago.

State and Jackson, 1902, Chicago.

Oak Street Beach, 1929, Chicago. Torkel Korling

Oak Street Beach, 1929, Chicago. Torkel Korling

State Street, south of Monroe, 1915, Chicago.

State Street, south of Monroe, 1915, Chicago.

Beautiful spring morning at State and Randolph, 1965, Chicago

Busy afternoon on State Street, 1922, Chicago.

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Busy afternoon on State Street, 1922, Chicago.

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Crowds gathered in Grant Park and atop buildings on Michigan Ave to witness a plane preparing to take off…for a flight to Stickney; a 5 mile flight. Quite the feat for 1910.
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Crowds gathered in Grant Park and atop buildings on Michigan Ave to witness a plane preparing to take off…for a flight to Stickney; a 5 mile flight. Quite the feat for 1910.

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Crowded platform at Belmont, 1979, Chicago.

Crowded platform at Belmont, 1979, Chicago.

Crowd gathered around Buckingham Fountain at night, 1929, Grant Park, Chicago.

Crowd gathered around Buckingham Fountain at night, 1929, Grant Park, Chicago.

You guys know I love to post a good crowd picture and this one’s pretty awesome: Celebrating J-Day on State Street, 1945, Chicago.
The resolution is amazing, so click to enlarge for better viewing.

You guys know I love to post a good crowd picture and this one’s pretty awesome: Celebrating J-Day on State Street, 1945, Chicago.

The resolution is amazing, so click to enlarge for better viewing.