The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

A Chicago department store of 1875

This drawing depicts what a Chicago department store would have looked like in 1875. A man and woman walk across the street and a horse and buggy are parked in front of a store labeled "The Fair."


17 x 11.5 cm

Tribune Company


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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (June 4, 1933), Century of Progress Section, p. 8

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