Posts tagged fashion

Wabash and Adams, 1963, Chicago.

Wabash and Adams, 1963, Chicago.

Light on the South Side, 1975-1977, Michael Abramson

Over 2 years, Michael Abramson documented nightlife at several south side discos and clubs.

The book and accompanying vinyls are available here: http://www.amazon.com/Light-South-Side-Book-Vinyl/dp/B002PJ8AGA

Age of Adolescence, 1959, Chicago. Joseph Sterling

Age of Adolescence, 1959, Chicago. Joseph Sterling

Anita McCormick Blaine, daughter of Cyrus McCormick, and her son Emmons Blaine with their happy dog, 1898, Chicago.

Anita McCormick Blaine, daughter of Cyrus McCormick, and her son Emmons Blaine with their happy dog, 1898, Chicago.

Chicago Steam Laundry, 1895, Chicago.

Chicago Steam Laundry, 1895, Chicago.

Dog walkers on N Michigan Ave at Huron, 1952, Chicago.

Dog walkers on N Michigan Ave at Huron, 1952, Chicago.

Battling the wind on N Michigan Ave, 1941, Chicago.

State and Elm, 1962, Chicago.

State and Elm, 1962, Chicago.

The legendary model, businesswoman and Chicagoan, Wilhelmina, photographed by Chicagoan Victor Skrebneski, 1962, Chicago.

The legendary model, businesswoman and Chicagoan, Wilhelmina, photographed by Chicagoan Victor Skrebneski, 1962, Chicago.

Michigan Ave, 1964, Chicago. Jay King

Michigan Ave, 1964, Chicago. Jay King

Chicago Police Officers model their new uniforms, designed to be worn during the Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

The Morrill Twins and their tandem, 1893, Chicago.

The Morrill Twins and their tandem, 1893, Chicago.

Waiting for a train (near Van Buren), 1943, Chicago.

Notice that the escalator and stairs are yet to be installed.

via NY Daily News

Waiting for a train (near Van Buren), 1943, Chicago.

Notice that the escalator and stairs are yet to be installed.

via NY Daily News

Broadway and Wilson, 1979, Chicago

via Redlist

Broadway and Wilson, 1979, Chicago

via Redlist

Students enjoy the Coke bar at the Cloister Club, University of Chicago, 1944, Chicago.

UoC Digital Archives

Students enjoy the Coke bar at the Cloister Club, University of Chicago, 1944, Chicago.

UoC Digital Archives