Famous Esquire issue from 1968.
The magazine had sent William S Burroughs, Jean Genet, Terry Southern and John Sack to Chicago to cover the DNC.
Here’s the story behind the cover: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/convention96/retro/fischer.html
Two interior photos of the Esquire Theater on Oak Street (when it was brand new), 1930’s, Chicago. Hedrich-Blessing
The Esquire Theater, Oak Street, 1976, Chicago.
Oak Street, Chicago, c.1974. I don’t think a Pickle Barrel would fit in the neighborhood anymore…
Oak Street, c.1958, Chicago. The Esquire is visible on the right.
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