Posts tagged uptown

Wilson and Broadway, 1908, Chicago.

The building that currently serves as the Wilson Red Line stop was built in 1923 and will soon undergo a much needed renovation.

A crowd at the Aragon sings along to hits of the day while the organ plays and the words are projected on the screen, 1941, Chicago

A crowd at the Aragon sings along to hits of the day while the organ plays and the words are projected on the screen, 1941, Chicago

Uptown, 1965, Chicago. Danny Lyon

Uptown, 1965, Chicago. Danny Lyon

The NE corner of Clarendon and Irving Park, Uptown,1913, Chicago

Looking south on Sheridan from Foster, 1910, Chicago.

Looking east on Lawrence from Kenmore, 1941, Chicago

Edgewater Beach Hotel and golf links, 5555 N Sheridan, just south from Bryn Mawr, 1923, Chicago.

Edgewater Beach Hotel and golf links, 5555 N Sheridan, just south from Bryn Mawr, 1923, Chicago.

Looking north on Sheridan from Wilson, 1957, Chicago.

Looking north on Sheridan from Wilson, 1957, Chicago.

Looking south on Sheridan from Wilson, 1910, Chicago.

Looking south on Sheridan from Wilson, 1910, Chicago.

Lawrence and Broadway, 1976, Chicago. Bob Rehak

Lawrence and Broadway, 1976, Chicago. Bob Rehak

Wilson Ave Bathing Beach, 1911, Chicago.

Wilson Ave Bathing Beach, 1911, Chicago.

Fun at the lake shore (with the Edgewater Beach Hotel to the north), 1946, Chicago.

Fun at the lake shore (with the Edgewater Beach Hotel to the north), 1946, Chicago.

North Shore Bathing Beach (most likely at Wilson Ave), 1908, Chicago.

North Shore Bathing Beach (most likely at Wilson Ave), 1908, Chicago.

Aragon Ballroom marquee, 1939, Chicago.

Aragon Ballroom marquee, 1939, Chicago.

Clarendon Beach, 1929, Chicago.

Clarendon Beach, 1929, Chicago.