When the weather man warns of rain…
Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson, the first black woman to earn a doctorate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in nuclear physics.
(I remember eating - and getting my picture made in the photo booth - in that Woolworth’s before it closed some time in the 90’s.)
“Like to live in a 60th story apartment overlooking Lake Michigan, park your car 18 stories high, ride an elevator to your boat? Then move into - Marina City.”
April 1963 issue of the magazine Popular Science with a cutaway diagram of Marina City by illustrator Ray Pioch.
Snow in April, 1963, Chicago.
via Chuckman’s Collection
Chicago Has Everything (stylized art deco skyline), 1933, Chicago.
The Avenue Motel, formerly at 1154 S. Michigan Ave.