Proposal for development of the Outer Drive at Randolph, 1929, Chicago.
Note the north side of Randolph - this was a proposed rail terminal.
White Trains, (Chicago), 1956, Chicago. Robert Frank
Trackside tenements (old Comiskey Park in the background), 1944, Chicago. Gordon Coster.
Only 39 hours and 45 minutes to Chicago from Oakland, California! 1936
Looking north west at old St. Luke’s Hospital from E 16th Street, 1947, Chicago.
The Belt Railway Clearing Yard (just south of Midway near Bedford Park) 1941, Chicago.
Waiting on a train in Grant Park at Jackson, 1896, Chicago.
Looking northeast across the rail yards from Michigan and Randolph, 1902, Chicago
Elevating the Bridgeport Drawbridge, 1902, Chicago.
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18th Street track elevation at Halsted, looking south, 1901, Chicago
The Sheridan Park train station, which existed adjacent to the Wilson ‘L’ stop at Wilson and Broadway, served the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad, 1908, Chicago.
Chicago Public Library Archives
51st street stretches east beneath the Illinois Central RR tracks, past the Chicago Beach Hotel, toward the lake, 1894, Chicago.
Chicago History Museum Archives
Train engine parade down State Street, 1947, Chicago
Building the elevated lines of the Chicago and Milwaukee Electric RR, connecting trains to the ‘L’ headed for the Loop, 1916, Evanston
Dearborn Station, 1962, Chicago
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