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Lake Shore Drive and Michigan Ave, 1930, Chicago.

Lake Shore Drive and Michigan Ave, 1930, Chicago.

Looking south on Michigan Ave from Adams at the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago

Looking south on Michigan Ave from Adams at the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago

The Pullman Building at the SW corner of Michigan Ave and Adams, 1893, Chicago.

The upper floors of Pullman’s downtown headquarters were some of the most fashionable apartments in the city. The building would be demolished in 1956.

The Pullman Building at the SW corner of Michigan Ave and Adams, 1893, Chicago.

The upper floors of Pullman’s downtown headquarters were some of the most fashionable apartments in the city. The building would be demolished in 1956.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Adams, with the Interstate Exposition Building to the east, 1887, Chicago.

The Interstate Expo would be demolished to make way for the Art Institute in 1891.

If you look north of the Expo Building, you can see the first baseball park home of the Chicago White Stockings, later renamed the Cubs.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from Adams, with the Interstate Exposition Building to the east, 1887, Chicago.

The Interstate Expo would be demolished to make way for the Art Institute in 1891.

If you look north of the Expo Building, you can see the first baseball park home of the Chicago White Stockings, later renamed the Cubs.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from what is now Congress at luxury residences known asTerrace Row, 1870, Chicago.

Looking north on Michigan Ave from what is now Congress at luxury residences known asTerrace Row, 1870, Chicago.

Looking north at the NW corner of Michigan Ave and Adams St, at the house of Henry Hamilton Honore and family home of Bertha Honore Palmer, 1865, Chicago.

Looking north at the NW corner of Michigan Ave and Adams St, at the house of Henry Hamilton Honore and family home of Bertha Honore Palmer, 1865, Chicago.

Looking south on Michigan from Wacker, 1948, Chicago

Looking south on Michigan from Wacker, 1948, Chicago

Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

Looking north at the Palmolive Building and the Lindberg Beacon, 1930, Chicago.

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

The Blackstone nears completion, 636 S Michigan Ave, 1910, Chicago

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking south at the Michigan Ave Bridge, 1930, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

Looking west on Adams from the Art Institute, 1920, Chicago.

Detail from an ad for Kelly Tires, looking north on Michigan Ave, 1958, Chicago.

Detail from an ad for Kelly Tires, looking north on Michigan Ave, 1958, Chicago.

The skyline south west from Navy Pier, 1959, Chicago

The skyline south west from Navy Pier, 1959, Chicago

The Tribune Tower, 1948, Chicago.

The Tribune Tower, 1948, Chicago.

Raising gang preparing to connect steel, 900 N Michigan Ave, 1987, Chicago. Susan Crocker

Raising gang preparing to connect steel, 900 N Michigan Ave, 1987, Chicago. Susan Crocker