Chicago history, facts, trivia, song lyrics, quotations, quips, and
Chicago, in our humble opinion, is THE greatest city! We have the most
gorgeous skyline, the greatest lake shore, the best shopping, and the
weather ... well, never mind the weather - if Chicago had San Diego's
weather, they'd have to call us "Paradise."
Chicago Collections is a tribute to Chicago. We've collected interesting
and unusual facts about the history of Chicago, obscure, illuminating,
or humorous quotations and quips about Chicago, and song lyrics that address
We hope you enjoy your visit with us, and if we've left anything out,
please let us know!
During the 1920s, the Chicago Rapid Transit Company commissioned the
city's finest graphic artists to produce advertising posters that
encouraged Chicagoans to use rapid transit for more than commuting