The Marva Collins Story

Hoverwalk #203: The Marva Collins Story. West side Preparatory School. 3800 block Adams, 4100 block Chicago. duration: 3 min, 38 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The Marva Collins Story. West side Preparatory School. 3800 block Adams, 4100 block Chicago. duration: 3 min, 38 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Garfield Park Hospital Story

Hoverwalk #196: (Former) Garfield Park Hospital. duration: 7 min. credits: google maps, no profit intended. traces history of this former hospital to now relocated as RML Specialty Hospital

Posted by Larry Teren on Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Traces history of the former Garfield Park Hospital to now relocated as RML Specialty Hospital

A Centenarian and a Celebrity

Hoverwalk #195: A Centenarian and a Celebrity. duration: 3 min, 14 sec. credits: google maps,no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Monday, February 20, 2017

A Centenarian and a Celebrity. duration: 3 min, 14 sec. credits: google maps,no profit intended.

Chicago West Side Banking 1961

Hoverwalk #194: West Side Banking 1961

Posted by Larry Teren on Saturday, February 18, 2017

Chicago’s West Side Banking 1961.  duration: 3 min, 43 sec.  credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Milkman Story (1960)

Hoverwalk #191: The Milkman Story (1960). duration: 4 min, 33 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Three vignettes of Milkmen in 1960 Chicago’s West Side.  duration: 4 min, 33 sec.  credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Rockne Theater Story

Hoverwalk #157: Rockne Theater. 5800 block Division. Austin. now a church. duration:5 min, 37 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Thursday, December 15, 2016

Rockne Theater. 5800 block Division. Austin. now a church. duration:5 min, 37 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Shootist Doctor 1958

Hoverwalk #187: The Shootist Doctor. location: Washington Blvd and Kostner Ave. duration: 2 min, 44 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Wednesday, February 8, 2017

1958 story of real life West Side Chicago Doctor Holliday type.  duration: 2 min, 44 sec.  credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Gang That Couldn’t Lie Straight

Hoverwalk #174: Crime and Punishment? A mob story from the gang that couldn't lie straight. Background: 700 North block of Albany. duration: 5 min, 23 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Crime and Punishment? A Chicago West Side mob story from the gang that couldn’t lie straight. duration: 5 min, 23 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

The Nash School Story

Hoverwalk #176: Nash School, 4800 block W, Erie, Austin neighborhood. History of public elementary school. duration: 4 min,3 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Saturday, January 21, 2017

Nash School, 4800 block W. Erie, Austin neighborhood. History of public elementary school

West Side Tidbits 1957

Hoverwalk #185: West Side Happenings 1957. includes: phone number prefix designation, polio, trading stamps. duration: 6 min, 8 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.

Posted by Larry Teren on Monday, February 6, 2017

Chicago West Side Happenings 1957. includes: phone number prefix designation, polio, trading stamps. duration: 6 min, 8 sec. credits: google maps, no profit intended.