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Marshall Fields

Helen Soros works the new pneumatic tube system to take cash at Marshall Fields store in Chicago, November 1947

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from CHUCKMAN'S PHOTOS ON WORDPRESS: CHICAGO NOSTALGIA AND MEMORABILIA

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD’S DEPARTMENT STORE – PNEUMATIC TUBE SYSTEM OPERATOR – DEPARTMENTS USED TO SEND ALL CASH DOWN IN A CONTAINER FOR CHANGE AND RECEIPT – 1947

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD'S DEPARTMENT STORE - PNEUMATIC TUBE SYSTEM OPERATOR - DEPARTMENTS USED TO SEND ALL CASH DOWN IN A CONTAINER...

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from The Atlantic

That Time People Sent a Cat Through the Mail Using Pneumatic Tubes

That Time People Sent a Cat Through the Mail Using Pneumatic Tubes - "The Cat in the Canister": It's like a Dr. Seuss story, only it actually happened.

from Laughing Squid

A History of Pneumatic Tube Transportation, The Basic Technology Behind the Hyperloop

Tubes have carried cats, mail, and people for a really long time. Vox's Phil Edwards leads the tour... Thanks to Ben FrantzDale, Swisslog, and Renown Health ...

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