The Windy City Chicago, Illinois

The most American of Big Cities, the windy city, Ciyt of Big Shoulders are only some of the nicknames of Chicago. It is the largest city in the state of Illinois in the United States of America. It is also the third most populous city in the USA. It is also considered as one of the world’s top ten Global Financial Centers. The city’s notoriety expressed in popular culture is found in novels, plays, movies, songs, various types of journals (e.g., sports, entertainment, business, trade, and academic), and the news media.

Thanks to my friend Nonna for this beautiful image from Chicago.

Chicago was founded in 1833, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed.

 
 

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