Chicago’s pioneer vogue dancers perform by the pool on a cable access show called “Teenage” in 1990 (same year Paris Is Burning, which showcases vogue dance, came out.)
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Puerto Rico in Illinois
Students from Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School in Chicago, IL pose in front of a mural.
Fighting the Debauchery of Our Girls and Boys
According to Reverend Philip Yarrow, author of the self-published title, Fighting the Debauchery of Our Girls and Boys (1923), 1920’s Chicago was a den of sin, full of ruinous propaganda and evil activity.
Chicago’s South Side, 1960– If you were a young, fashionable African American man, you were either a Gouster or an Ivy Leaguer.
In the late 70’s and early 80’s, Chicago gangbangers carried and distributed business cards.