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Adler Planeterium, Chicago
Old Chicago State street. When we couldn't find something, as kids, my mother would always tell us it was "walking down State Street. " We just thought it was an odd expression she used until we discovered the origins. She had grown up in Chicago.
Chicago El station entrance, Nicole takes the El all over the city.
uptown Goldblatts department store, later housed Border's Books now in oblivion as well
Chicago porches connecting the back of buildings with a way to get to the ground. The brick used here was cheaper, and not as nice looking as the brick on the front of the structures. The "porches" there were all enclosed
The Park Castle Apartments, 2416-2458 W. Greenleaf, Chicago, built in 1927. Photo courtesy of openhousechicago.org.
Randolph in the Love & miss this
Retro Chicago Street Scene, State Street Chicago with Marina Towers in background.