Paulina and Pierce

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An artifact of the raising of Chicago streets, at a circa 1884 Workers Cottage at Paulina and Pierce.


Blue and Green

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[John Morris/Chicago Patterns]

Lots of blue and green around this 1890s store and flats building at Halsted and 31st in Bridgeport.


Hints of a Taller Past

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506 W. 26th [John Morris/Chicago Patterns]

At 506 W. 26th St. is a residential building with a small clue of a once taller past.

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Twin Ys by the Door in Old Town

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[John Morris/Chicago Patterns]

Second Renaissance Revival entryway with the Chicago municipal device atop each cartouche. On Concord near Sedgwick. You can learn more about this style and the neighborhoods where it is most common at Chicago Architecture Data – 
Second Renaissance Revival.