Vintage Chicago Street Guide Map Circa 1954


This vintage Chicago street guide map is framed in an old window, refinished with rustic brown wax.  The map originally came with a booklet entitled “Shealy’s Vest Pocket Street Guide – Chicago and Suburbs” (also included with purchase).   This authentic vintage map has a printed date of 1954.  Makes a great gift!

Out of stock

Product Description

This vintage Chicago street guide map is hand crafted using an authentic vintage map and vintage window.  This old Chicago map will add character to your home.

  • Window frame retains signs of use and is refinished with a rustic brown wax
  • Map came from a fold out booklet, dated 1954, entitled “Shealy’s vest pocket street guide – Chicago and suburbs”
  • Map has signs of wear, including fold lines & fading
  • Lettering on the glass includes the title and date – adding interest
  • Roughly 16″ wide by 21″ tall
  • This map is currently on display and is available for purchase at the Andersonville Galleria in Chicago (listed as out of stock on our website)

This piece of vintage Chicago history makes a great gift!

Shipping Specs

Weight 15 lbs
Dimensions 29 x 6 x 20 in

Shipping and Return Information

Sales tax

Sales tax is added to Illinois sales at the rate of 6.25%.

Carrier / transit time

Please allow 1-3 business days after your order is placed for packaging and shipment. Tracking information will be provided via email upon shipment

Products are shipped via UPS ground or by freight truck.  Chicago area customers may inquire about discounted local delivery.  Typical transit time for UPS shipments is 1-4 business days; however, this may vary.  Products requiring freight shipping will likely require additional time.  You will be provided with a tracking number via email after your order is placed.  We may contact you with additional information or to coordinate large freight shipments.


Our products are made from reclaimed materials and variations should be expected.  We do all we can to ensure your satisfaction with our artwork and customer service.  However, if you would like to discuss returning an item, please send an email to allow us an attempt at first resolving the issue.  All returns are subject to prior approval.  Please do not return an item without authorization.  Original shipping charges will not be refunded.  All returns must be received back within 14 days of the receipt of your item(s).  Return shipping fees will be at the customer’s expense.  Once an item is received, we will refund the item’s purchase price or provide a suitable replacement.

Damage claims

Second Chance Art & Accessories is not responsible for damage that occurs during shipping.  All products are insured for the retail value plus any applicable sales tax.  If an item is lost or damaged in transit please let us know immediately and we will file a claim with UPS or the shipper used to originally ship your item and issue a refund or send a replacement once the claim is settled.

Size: ~16″ wide by 21″ tall

Hangs using 2 d-shaped rings mounted to the back side – upper corners.