The Hidden Smokestack and the Ghost Post Office
Jan12

The Hidden Smokestack and the Ghost Post Office

There are things in Chicago that you can’t see because they are not there.  And then there are things in Chicago that you can’t see because they’re right in front of you. In the photo above there are two things of note.  First, is the bridgetender’s house, one of two for the Lake Street Bridge across the Chicago River.  It was built in 1916 and is a fine piece of design by E.H. Bennett.  It is also a historic...

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