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State Corner of Madison, Chicago, "Busiest Corner of the World." State and Madison Streets are in the very center of retail shopping districts and is considered the busiest corner in the world. It is said that more people pass the corner in 24 hours than any other spot in the world.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Gerson Brothers, Chicago, Illinois, and printed in the United States by Metrocraft, Everett, Massachusetts.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Illinois–Cook County–Chicago

Publisher

Gerson Bros.

Printer

Metrocraft

Printing Process

Chromolithography

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

524

Postcard Collection Number

Illinois-12

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

415 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\Illinois\IL-12A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

State Street (Chicago, Illinois), Business Districts (Chicago, Illinois), Skyscrapers, Stores & Shops

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