Photo of South Water Street, east from Market, in Chicago during the late 1890s. This was considered one of the busiest streets in the world at the time, full of commerce and activity. Great view of markets, shops and horse drawn wagons. Learn More
This is a vintage map showing the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway train routes in Chicago, IL. Shows Rock Island ticket offices and stations, cable and electric street car system, and elevated system in the city. Map dates to 1897.<br /><strong> Title:</strong> All elevated trains in Chicago stop at the Chicago Rock Island and Pacific Railway Station, only one on the Loop Learn More
This vintage poster is titled: George Thatcher's Minstrels allied with Rich & Harris' Comedy Co. in Tuxedo by Ed. Marble. Caption: The Chicago boy. "If New York behaves itself, we'll annex it to Chicago one of these days." Poster dates to 1893. Learn More
Vintage sports poster showing bust portraits of the captains of the twelve baseball teams in the National League, arranged around a scene showing a base-runner attempting to steal second base during a baseball game. Poster dates to 1895. Learn More
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