1950s Night: The Mag Mile Aglow

0 Posted by - May 29, 2014 - Vintage View

North Michigan Avenue aglow in the 1950s and newly dubbed The Magnificent Mile (1947): the Carbide and Carbon tower in the immediate foreground, an incredibly illuminated Wrigley Building behind, massive neon on some sort of industrial building across the street, the Tribune tower standing soberly by, the diminutive Water Tower to be seen up on the left, and in the distance, the brilliant Lindbergh Beacon shining from the Palmolive Building.

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