Photo of the historic Chicago Beach Hotel in Chicago, IL. The Hotel was built at East Hyde Park Boulevard (51st Street) and Cornell Avenue in 1890. This hotel was built specifically to accommodate the Columbian Exposition of 1893. The hotel was demolished following World War II. This old photo dates to between 1900 and 1910. Learn More
Great photo of Lake Shore Drive in the Lincoln Park area of Chicago, IL. Great view of horse drawn wagons riding on the road while people are walking along the boardwalk on Lake Michigan. This old photo dates to 1905. Learn More
Photo of the Chicago Field Columbian Museum in Jackson Park, Chicago, IL. Great view of this historic museum that now houses the Science and Industry Museum. The Field Museum was relocated off Lake Shore Drive by Soldier Field. Photo dates to 1901. Learn More
Photo of old, historic buildings on Michigan avenue in Chicago, IL. Great view of skyscrapers and horse drawn carriages on Michigan avenue; view from Art Institute museum. This old photo dates to around 1910. Learn More
Photo shows a group of people marching during a 'Preparedness' drill that took place during the time of World War I in Chicago. This photo dates to around 1917 and there is a nice view of old shops on this Chicago street in Illinois. Learn More
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