Topic: History

Topic: History

A Different View of the West Loop

See the West Loop in the 1800s

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A Different View of the West Loop

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Guarding the Emperor For Eternity

China's terracotta warriors at the Field Museum

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Guarding the Emperor For Eternity

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When Maxwell Street Market Dominated the West Side

When going to the market meant going to Maxwell Street

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When Maxwell Street Market Dominated the West Side

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When O'Hare Was a Farming Village

Before O'Hare was an airport, it was a farming village

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When O'Hare Was a Farming Village

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Before Millennium Park? Rail Yards.

Check out the rail yards where Millennium Park now sits

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Before Millennium Park? Rail Yards.

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When the Bears Won the Super Bowl

When the Bears Won Super Bowl XX in 1986

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When the Bears Won the Super Bowl

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Lincoln Park Boat House Through History

Lincoln Park Boat House through history

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Lincoln Park Boat House Through History

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Video at State & Madison in 1897

Action at Chicago's Ground Zero in 1897

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Video at State & Madison in 1897

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The Pullman Strike of 1894

When Pullman train workers rebelled in 1894

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The Pullman Strike of 1894

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State Street That Great Street

Photos of State Street from throughout the ages

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State Street That Great Street

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1896 Democratic National Convention

The 1896 DNC happened in Chicago

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1896 Democratic National Convention

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Before Diversey Harbor Had the Harbor

What Diversey Harbor looked like in 1900

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Before Diversey Harbor Had the Harbor

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A Ferris Wheel in Lincoln Park?

Yes, Lincoln Park once had a Ferris wheel.

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A Ferris Wheel in Lincoln Park?

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Al Capone's Former Headquarters

The Lexington Hotel: Capone's ground zero

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Al Capone's Former Headquarters

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When Lakeview Was Considered the Country

In 1895, Lakeview was the country

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When Lakeview Was Considered the Country

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