Posts tagged summer

Oak Street Beach, 1986, Chicago.

I thought we all deserved a reminder of why we put up with this sub-zero weather for 3 months of the year.

Only 143 days until summer!

Oak Street Beach, 1986, Chicago.

I thought we all deserved a reminder of why we put up with this sub-zero weather for 3 months of the year.

Only 143 days until summer!

Only 178 days ‘til summer…
Christmas in July, 1965, Chicago.

Only 178 days ‘til summer…

Christmas in July, 1965, Chicago.

Late summer in Grant Park, 1950, Chicago.

Late summer in Grant Park, 1950, Chicago.

Looking north from Jackson Park Beach, 1910, Chicago.
What is now the Museum of Science and Industry and the German Pavilion, remnants from the Columbian Exposition, can be seen.

Looking north from Jackson Park Beach, 1910, Chicago.

What is now the Museum of Science and Industry and the German Pavilion, remnants from the Columbian Exposition, can be seen.

Chicago Beach, 1935, Karl Oeser

Chicago Beach, 1935, Karl Oeser

Lifeguards starting the process of closing beaches before Labor Day, 1969, Chicago.

Lifeguards starting the process of closing beaches before Labor Day, 1969, Chicago.

Chicago Beach, 1935, Chicago. Karl Oeser

Chicago Beach, 1935, Chicago. Karl Oeser

Ohio Street Beach, 1936, Chicago.

Ohio Street Beach, 1936, Chicago.

Untitled (Wilmette Beach), 1968, Wilmette, Vivian Maier

Untitled (Wilmette Beach), 1968, Wilmette, Vivian Maier

Ohio Street Beach, 1965, Chicago.

Ohio Street Beach, 1965, Chicago.

Jackson Park, 1945, Chicago

Oak Street Beach, 1949, Chicago

Oak Street Beach, 1949, Chicago

Oak Street Beach, 2008, Chicago. Ken Ilio

Oak Street Beach, 2008, Chicago. Ken Ilio

Electric swing at Wilson Ave Beach, 1921, Chicago
via Compass Rose

Electric swing at Wilson Ave Beach, 1921, Chicago

via Compass Rose

Age of Adolescence, 1959-64, Chicago. Joseph Sterling