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Monday, April 15, 2013

Classic Photos of Wrigley Field

Chicago's Wrigley Field in 1945

The Chicago Tribune has a gallery of classic Wrigley Field photos, including the above shot of fans lining up to buy World Series tickets in 1945, the last year the Cubs won the National League Pennant.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Chicago's Union Station in 1925

Chicago's Union Station pictured at its dedication in 1925

The interior of Chicago's Union Station on the day of its dedication in 1925, posted on Flickr by the U.S. National Archives.

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