Michigan Avenue, Chicago

ca. 1951

This photograph, taken by U.S. Information Agency (USIA) photographer Oliver E. Pfeiffer, shows a view of Chicago, Illinois, looking down Michigan Avenue in March 1951. Part of the Wrigley Building can be seen at the far right. Established in 1953, the USIA’s major mission was to produce publications and films about American life for distribution in foreign countries.

National Archives, Records of the U.S. Information Agency