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The original Marshall Field Department Store (then called the Field and Leiter Store) at the corner of State and Washington, 1868, Chicago.

The original Marshall Field Department Store (then called the Field and Leiter Store) at the corner of State and Washington, 1868, Chicago.

The last streetcar, 1958: Car 7213 rolls into the history books as the last Chicago streetcar. At one time, the city had the largest street railroad system in the world.

The last streetcar, 1958: Car 7213 rolls into the history books as the last Chicago streetcar. At one time, the city had the largest street railroad system in the world.

Old Cook County Hospital 1857-2002 - was once the largest hospital in the United States. This was also a home to this country's first blood bank in the 1930s.

Old Cook County Hospital 1857-2002 - was once the largest hospital in the United States. This was also a home to this country's first blood bank in the 1930s.

Old Chicago. My Grandpa John Adam Pinner was 10 years old at this time and was living on Hastings Street, where other German immigrants were living.

Old Chicago. My Grandpa John Adam Pinner was 10 years old at this time and was living on Hastings Street, where other German immigrants were living.

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