Photo shows view of the 'L' train at Wabash Avenue north from Adams Street in Chicago, IL at the turn of the century. Photo dates to 1900. Nice view of old shops, buildings, vintage L train cars, wagons and crowds of people shopping. Learn More
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 the lakefront as seen from the Illinois Central train station in downtown Chicago, IL. Great view of Lake Michigan as it appeared in 1901. It is now several hundred yards further out due to landfill expansion. Amazing how different the cityscape looks now compared to 1901. Learn More
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