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Chicago Pictorial Historical Chicago National Bank

Chicago Pictorial Historical

Chicago National Bank

Publication: Rand, McNally & Co, 1902, Chicago

5 7/8" x 8 3/4" in light green pictorial wrappers and showing an illustration of the Chicago National Bank. Tied at spine. 64pp. Illustrations. Offers a condensed history of Chicago followed by pictures of and information on the paintings in the Chicago National Bank, which were doned by Lawrence C. Earle. Pictures of and information about the Winter Quarters of Marquette, The First Fort Dearborn, The Kinzie House, Wolf Point, Dearborn Street Bridge, Council of the Pottawatomes, Frink & Walker's Stage Coach Office, the Illinois Central Railroad, Lake Street Bridge, Clark Street, etc. Pages 38 - 64 with detailed information about the Chicago National Bank with numerous sepia photographs of the exterior and interior of the building, many showing people. Light soiling to wrappers and title page along with light wear to the extremities and spine ends. Very good.

Inventory Number: 41911