Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
It was replaced in 1911 by the Chicago and North Western Terminal on the other (west) side of the North Branch of the Chicago River, removing passenger trains from the bascule bridge over the river. The Merchandise Mart opened in 1930 on the land formerly occupied by the station.R
This building reminds me of Nashville's Union Station Hotel downtown. Beautiful!