Details: This poster shows a panoramic photo of the Chicago skyline at dusk.
Chicago is the largest city in the state of Illinois. With over 2.8 million residents, it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States and the third most populous city in the country. Chicago was founded in 1833, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed. Globally recognized, Chicago has numerous nicknames, which reflect the impressions and opinions about historical and contemporary Chicago. The best known include Chi-town and Windy City.