The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Looking backward at Chicago of the elegant eighties: John V. Farwell

John V. Farwell, a pioneer Chicago merchant, reads to his two grandsons in his home in Lake Forest, Illinois.


19.5 x 14.9 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

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  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (August 18, 1935), Part 7, p. 9

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