Historical Sources

Historical Source
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W. T. Stead Map, 1894
W. W. Chambers Boarding House and Saloon, c.1883
WPA Federal Theatre Project Poster, c. late 1930s
WPA Syphilis Poster, 1930s
WPA Vaccination Poster, late 1930s
Wacker Drive, 2004
Wacker Drive, c.1930
Wacker's Manual of the Plan of Chicago
Wading Pool in Austin Park, 1909
Wading in Union Park Lake, 1912
Waiting Room at the Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium, 1941
Walkway to Lighthouse at the Chicago River, 1880
Warrant Issued by American Fur Company, 1824
Warren G. Harding in Chicago, 1920
Washington Park Conservatory
Washington Park Race Track, Derby Day, 1903
Washington Park Race Track, Derby Day, c.1900
Washington Square Park, 1909
Washington Street Pedestrian Tunnel under the Chicago River, n.d.
Wasteful System in Local Government, 1936
Water Tower, 1871
Waveland Field House
"We Support Mayor Daley," 1968
Well Room of the Carter H. Harrison Water Intake Crib, 1910
West Exchange Operating Room of the Chicago Telephone Company, n.d.
West Madison Street, 1968
West Side Women's Federated Club, 1950s
West on Chicago River toward Dearborn Street Bridge, 1913
West on Chicago River toward State Street Bridge, c.1893
West toward Dearborn Street Bridge, 1918
Western Electric Company
"What Dante Missed," The Vice Bondage of a Great City, 1912
"What's Silver, Sly and Tough? Polluters Know," 1988
"Wheat War Is Hot," 1897
White Circle League of America (Trumbull Park)
White City Roller Rink Demonstration, 1949
White Power in Gage Park
"Who is Balbo?," 1933
Wigwam, 1860
William R. Plumb and Lilacs, 1926
Wilson Athletic Equipment Catalogue, 1930
Wilson Bathing Beach, 1919
Win Stracke and Ray Tate at Old Town School of Folk Music, c.1970s
Windsor Bathing Beach, 1905
Wisconsin Central Depot in Antioch, c.1928
Woman Suffrage Sample Ballot, 1912
Woman's City Club Activists, 1940
Woman's City Club Members Inspecting Lakefront, c.1920
Woman's City Club of Chicago Public Beach Campaign, c.1920
Woman's World Fair Souvenir Program, 1925
Women Fishing on Fox Lake, 1926
Women Workers at Baxter Laboratories, 1942
Women's Symphony Orchestra of Chicago, 1952
Woodfield Mall Interior, 1973
Woodlawn Boy Bandits, 1907
The Woodlawn Organization (TWO), 1963
Woodstock Daily Sentinel, 1953
Woodstock Daily Sentinel, 1953
Workers Trimming Meat, 1892
Workers Walking near the Pullman Car Works, 1914
Workers at 68th Street Water Intake Crib, 1908-1909
Workers at Florsheim Shoe Company plant, 1949
Workers in the Hold of a Barge on Goose Island, 1911
Workers on a Canal Boat, 1912
Workmen Constructing Water Tunnel, 1866
Works Progress Administration Parade, 1939
World Council of Churches, Program for Morning Service, 1954
World War I Homecoming Parade, 1919
World's Parliament of Religions, 1893
Wreckage of the Rush Street Bridge, 1863
Wrecked Horse-Drawn Buggy, 1909
Wright's Survey Map of Chicago, 1834
"Wrigley Airs Goose Island Plan," 2002
Wrigley Building under Construction, 1921
Wrigley Co. Letterhead, c.1915
Wrigley Field, 1950
Wrigley and Tribune Buildings, 1959