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Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1956, Chicago

Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1956, Chicago

Rush and Oak, c. 1985, Chicago.

Barneys New York now occupies this corner.

Thanks to all for the date call out on the original post.

Rush and Oak, c. 1985, Chicago.

Barneys New York now occupies this corner.

Thanks to all for the date call out on the original post.
Birdseye view, looking north from the Water Tower, 1888, Chicago.

Oak Street Beach can be seen on the right.

Birdseye view, looking north from the Water Tower, 1888, Chicago.

Oak Street Beach can be seen on the right.

Rush Street, south from Bellevue, 1909, Chicago.

This corner is now the home of the Thompson Hotel, across the street from Gibson’s.

Rush Street, south from Bellevue, 1909, Chicago.

This corner is now the home of the Thompson Hotel, across the street from Gibson’s.

Looking north on N Michigan Ave from Chicago Ave, 1921, Chicago.

Looking north on N Michigan Ave from Chicago Ave, 1921, Chicago.

Looking south on Dearborn from North Ave, 1890, Chicago.

Looking south on Dearborn from North Ave, 1890, Chicago.

Looking north on Lake Shore Drive (from Goethe?), 1901, Chicago.

Looking north on Lake Shore Drive (from Goethe?), 1901, Chicago.

A cluster of bars tucked away off Dearborn between Chestnut and Delaware on Tooker Alley (former home of the famous Dil Pickle Club), 1959, Chicago.

A cluster of bars tucked away off Dearborn between Chestnut and Delaware on Tooker Alley (former home of the famous Dil Pickle Club), 1959, Chicago.

1430 N Lake Shore Drive, 1929, Chicago.

1430 N Lake Shore Drive, 1929, Chicago.

Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1978, Chicago.

A fire is being extinguished at Rush and Walton.

Looking south on Rush from Oak, 1978, Chicago.

A fire is being extinguished at Rush and Walton.

Untitled (Oak and Rush), 1967, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Untitled (Oak and Rush), 1967, Chicago. Vivian Maier

Looking north from Chicago Ave along Pine Street(now N Michigan Ave), 1872, Chicago.

Looking north from Chicago Ave along Pine Street(now N Michigan Ave), 1872, Chicago.

Aerial map looking south east from North and Clark, 1893, Chicago.

Aerial map looking south east from North and Clark, 1893, Chicago.

Looking south west from N Michigan and Chestnut, 1965, Chicago.

Looking south west from N Michigan and Chestnut, 1965, Chicago.

Oak and State, 1909, Chicago.

Oak and State, 1909, Chicago.