The Prudential Building – Chicago, Illinois

This small pamphlet/brochure, produced around 1959/1960 ¬†about the recently opened Prudential Building in Chicago These are just a few facts about Chicago’s first new skyscraper built since 1934. A few more facts (from Chicago Architecture info). Construction started in 1952 and was completed in 1955. The opening date was December 8, 1955 Designed by the…

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Dam Planes Anyway

Mailed from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Mrs. Doris Butler of East Dedham, Massachusetts on August 31, 1965: The road was rough maybe go home by train or bus. Dam planes anyway. I walked five miles in this terminal to get to the next plane. Love, Sue.

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There Are Ever So Many Nice Things

Mailed from Chicago, Illinois to D.K. Stevens, Esq. of Boston, Massachusetts on October 11, 1911: Wed. Oct. 11-1911 1235 Dearborn Ave. E. is full of enthusiasm about the A.G.T. and their plans for his work. He says he thinks it is just the kind of work he wants. There are lots of apartment possibilities for…

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