The twenties were a time that was defining for many cities, as growth and new industry had began to take root set a new character. This set of maps by Nirenstein took a serious and detailed look at the cores of major towns across the continent, and captured an interesting glimpse of pre-depression cities. Showing block by block the building footprints, as well as the business or entities present gives a fascinating historical view.
Here, Chicago, Ill.., covering a portion from N/S Clark St to E/W Wacker Drive and E/W Adams to S/N Michigan Ave.
Condition is very good with some minor old owner stamp remnants. Image size is approximately 21.25 X 28.25 inches)