Union Station

Union Station Chicago Illinois


Stock #: 165558
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Chicago
State: Illinois (IL)
County: Cook
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Series 143
This majestic new railroad terminal occupies the entire block bounded by Jackson Boulevard, Adams Street, Canal and Clinton Streets, It furnished accommodations to four railroads, the Pennsylvania; Chicago, Burlington and Quincy; Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific, and the Chicago and Alton companies. The passenger station in itself is a massive rectangular edifice of white marble and with all improvements the total cost is about $65,000,000.