|A Brief History of Rogers Park|
Courtesy of WR/RP Historical Society
|Kiosk has a special streetlight!|
|Two Pictures are indecipherable,|
one a picture of the
Birch Forest and another of the train station
previously at Jarvis
the reign of Richard M Daley, so it was
installed in the eighties. Its still in great shape
EXCEPT for the wooden print (which is
atleast readable). The wooden print/
painting is faded but atleast it reminds
you that you are in Rogers Park.
I would often ponder on who
this mystery man was walking down
the street and where and when it was.
behind plastic. This would be VERY
cheap to replace and the new mayor
of our city RAHM could rededicate it
and put his potrait and signature on it.
I think a perfect time for this would be
sometime in the springtime after the
new Jarvis EL station is open and rededicated.
|Bleached by the sun the Kiosk appears Blank.|
|The man walking on the closeup on the West Face of the Kiosk|
is indeed walking on Farwell Pier in the 1920s!!!
No Lighthouse and there were benches.
|An ancient ruler from a time long time since past, Richard M Daley..... Interesting|