Posts tagged streetcar

A streetcar stops at Clark and Armitage, 1930, Chicago.

A streetcar stops at Clark and Armitage, 1930, Chicago.

Streetcar servicing Lincoln Park to the city limit on the north side via Clark Street, 1890, Chicago.

Streetcar servicing Lincoln Park to the city limit on the north side via Clark Street, 1890, Chicago.

State Street, 1949, Chicago.

State Street, 1949, Chicago.

Chicago Streetcar, 1938, Chicago. Edmund Teske

Chicago Streetcar, 1938, Chicago. Edmund Teske

Englewood and Chicago streetcar, 1896, Chicago.

Englewood and Chicago streetcar, 1896, Chicago.

Forced to switch streetcars after a breakdown, Howard and Clark, 1909, Chicago.

Forced to switch streetcars after a breakdown, Howard and Clark, 1909, Chicago.

Streetcar derailed at Belmont and Drake (Avondale), 1939, Chicago.

Streetcar derailed at Belmont and Drake (Avondale), 1939, Chicago.

Clark and Washington, 1935, Chicago.

Clark and Washington, 1935, Chicago.

Englewood and Chicago streetcar, 1896, Chicago.

Englewood and Chicago streetcar, 1896, Chicago.

An an unusually happy lot on a 12th St (now Roosevelt Rd) street car, 1907, Chicago.
It’s not often I see smiling people from this time in Chicago history..

An an unusually happy lot on a 12th St (now Roosevelt Rd) street car, 1907, Chicago.

It’s not often I see smiling people from this time in Chicago history..

Open side “summer” streetcars traveling along Lake Street, 1909, Chicago.
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Open side “summer” streetcars traveling along Lake Street, 1909, Chicago.

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Madison Street Bridge, c.1927, Chicago. Torkel Korling.

Madison Street Bridge, c.1927, Chicago. Torkel Korling.