Vintage drinking in Wicker Park.

calumet412:

The skyline at sunset, 1964, Chicago.

Notice anything missing?

calumet412:

The skyline at sunset, 1964, Chicago.

Notice anything missing?

When the weather man warns of rain…
(via IODIZED TO PREVENT GOITER)

When the weather man warns of rain…

(via IODIZED TO PREVENT GOITER)

redeyechicago:

Love this.

redeyechicago:

Love this.

vintageblack2:

Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson, the first black woman to earn a doctorate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in nuclear physics.

Way cool.

wendyscity:

state_street_chicago_IL by it’s better than bad on Flickr.

(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.)

wendyscity:

state_street_chicago_IL by it’s better than bad on Flickr.

(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.)

chicagogeek:

“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.

Wow, cool!

chicagogeek:

“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.

Wow, cool!

calumet412:

Snow in April, 1963, Chicago. 
via Chuckman’s Collection

Yep.

calumet412:

Snow in April, 1963, Chicago. 

via Chuckman’s Collection

Yep.