A boat ride through Chicago in 1956

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Woah. This is pretty awesome.
 

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The boat they're on, it's still in the river on the south branch tied to a piling next to Ogilvie station
 

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Wow. That film has been stunningly preserved.
 

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The boat they're on, it's still in the river on the south branch tied to a piling next to Ogilvie station
gone from google street view. they must have moved it from that spot to do construction. might be sitting somewhere in the calumet or ogden slip
 

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Yeah crazy how much shit changed and how some things look exactly the same :rofl:

The other boat in the lock with them... Pretty sure Chicago Harbors still has some of those.

Playpen looking pretty dead
 

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i'm not sure when the jetty was put up to make that area sheltered either
 

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