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Chicago’s Gold Coast

images of Chicago

When I picked this up at the library I didn’t catch the smaller type: Images of America. So I thought there would be more text about Chicago’s Gold Coast. Once I figured out the subject of this book I appreciated the wide selection of old photos of grand houses in this Chicago district. Images of America upped my understanding of how the city looked in the late 19th century and beyond.

Here’s a few of the homes featured.

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Colline
    Jul 10, 2014 @ 19:48:59

    They used to build some beautiful homes.

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