This is a great photograph with lots of subject matter. There is a gorgeous Schlitz beer advertisement on the side of this Chicago River cargo elevator. You have freight cars with cargo being qued up to be loaded on boats. Nice looking steamboat docked on the pier next to a warehouse. Excellent quality black & white photo that is available in large and small sizes. Learn More
Photo of a street scene on State Street south from Lake Street in Chicago, IL. Great photo showing old street cars / trolley cars, shops, horse drawn wagons and vendors on the street. Photo dates to between 1890 and 1900. Learn More
Photo of the lakefront, Grant Park and Michigan Avenue, as seen from the Illinois Central train station in downtown Chicago, IL. Great view of the John Logan statue, the Art Institute museum, old train rail cars, ships on the water, and skyscrapers. Amazing how different the cityscape looks now compared to 1901. Learn More
Photo showing a great scene in downtown Chicago of the Illinois Central Railway train station, the Art Institute of Chicago Museum, and old buildings on Michigan Avenue. This old photo dates to between 1900 and 1909. Learn More
Photo of the C. & N.W. (Chicago and Northwestern) Railway station in Chicago, IL. Great view of old train cars, horse drawn wagons and the train station. Photo dates to between 1880 and 1899. Learn More
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