West loop another skid row which back then had only dreary bars and no restaurants or nightlife of any sort is now the center of au courant dining in chicago both south and west loop are now . Chicago then and now pairs archival photos with modern views to tell the story of the citys rich history it is a story of determination and pride and the evocative photos on these pages reflect the many faces of chicagos heritage sites include grant park lincoln park wabash avenue lake street marshall fields state street palmer house reliance building the chicago majestic . Chicagos history connects closely with its architecture iconic buildings large and small shape vistas that awe visitors and comfort denizens over time of course these vistas change new buildings reframe enduring structures obscuring or illuminating previous seen or hidden forms these then and now images tell a story about the city from the first plat to twenty first century . Take a look back at chicago in 1944 rare footage discovered at an estate sale provides a unique view of chicago watch as we compare these historic shots
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