Images:Through the Film Magnifier: Oprah, Blues Brothers, Wally Phillips, the Arlingtones and more

 
 
Posted5/31/2021 5:00 AM

See vintage Daily Herald photos of Oprah at Woodfield Mall, Adrian Zmed, Blues Brother at Poplar Creek, the Arlingtones and more in our latest "Through the Film Magnifier" gallery.

The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs a copy of The Color Purple for 8-year-old Kelly Lunebach of Hoffman Estates in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs a copy of The Color Purple for 8-year-old Kelly Lunebach of Hoffman Estates in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs stacks of promotional photographs while fan Kaysie Oldani of Schaumburg looks on in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs stacks of promotional photographs while fan Kaysie Oldani of Schaumburg looks on in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs promotional photographs for her fans on in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 80,908, Dave Tonge photo: During a promotional appearance at Eyelab in Schaumburg, Oprah Winfrey autographs promotional photographs for her fans on in January of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,416, Sig Bokalders photo: Hot dog lover Jerome Gaftman sells hot dogs to ballplayers at Sycamore Park in Hoffman Estates in July of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,416, Sig Bokalders photo: Hot dog lover Jerome Gaftman sells hot dogs to ballplayers at Sycamore Park in Hoffman Estates in July of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: Fans of Christian rock music listen to one of several bands performing at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: Fans of Christian rock music listen to one of several bands performing at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: Frances Dinognito hugs her son Steven as they listen to Christian music at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: Frances Dinognito hugs her son Steven as they listen to Christian music at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: The Christian rock band Damascus performed at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 83,709, Vince Pierri photo: The Christian rock band Damascus performed at the Sonshine Music Festival in Wauconda in August of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 59,263, Barry Jarvinen photo: Children work hard at making puppets at Childerly Park in Wheeling in July of 1981. After they finished with the puppets, they put on a show for their parents.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 59,263, Barry Jarvinen photo: Children work hard at making puppets at Childerly Park in Wheeling in July of 1981. After they finished with the puppets, they put on a show for their parents.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 84,179, Kevin Virobik-Adams photo: Actor Adrian Zmed in interviewed in Chicago about his participation in the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon in September of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 84,179, Kevin Virobik-Adams photo: Actor Adrian Zmed in interviewed in Chicago about his participation in the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon in September of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 84,179, Kevin Virobik-Adams photo: Actor Adrian Zmed in interviewed in Chicago about his participation in the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon in September of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 84,179, Kevin Virobik-Adams photo: Actor Adrian Zmed in interviewed in Chicago about his participation in the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon in September of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 1,069, Don Vickery photo: Mount Prospect firefighters check out their new fire truck in May of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 1,069, Don Vickery photo: Mount Prospect firefighters check out their new fire truck in May of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 82,895, Dave Tonge photo: Legendary WGN radio broadcaster Wally Phillips in his Chicago studio in May of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,450, Mike Seeling photo: Members of the Arlingtones barbershop quartet practice in Arlington Heights in November of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,450, Mike Seeling photo: Members of the Arlingtones barbershop quartet practice in Arlington Heights in November of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,214, Mike Seeling photo: This young student at Washington School eats a hot dog during Hot dog day at the Itasca school in October of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,214, Mike Seeling photo: This young student at Washington School eats a hot dog during Hot dog day at the Itasca school in October of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 55,240, Scott Sanders photo: Dan Akroyd and Jon Belushi, better known as The Blues Brothers, perform at Poplar Creek music theater in Hoffman Estates in June of 1980.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 55,240, Scott Sanders photo: Dan Akroyd and Jon Belushi, better known as The Blues Brothers, perform at Poplar Creek music theater in Hoffman Estates in June of 1980.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 55,240, Scott Sanders photo: Fans fill up the lawn at Poplar Creek music theater in Hoffman Estates for the Blues Brothers show in June of 1980.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 55,240, Scott Sanders photo: Fans fill up the lawn at Poplar Creek music theater in Hoffman Estates for the Blues Brothers show in June of 1980.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,000, Bob Finch photo: The Arlington High School homecoming king and queen were greeted by friends during the Arlington High School homecoming parade in Arlington Heights in October of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,000, Bob Finch photo: The Arlington High School homecoming king and queen were greeted by friends during the Arlington High School homecoming parade in Arlington Heights in October of 1965.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,000, Bob Finch photo: A long parade of Arlington High School homecoming floats wound its way through Arlington Heights in October of 1965. Arlington's Cardinals met and defeated the Bulldogs of Riverside-Brookfield 35-0.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 2,000, Bob Finch photo: A long parade of Arlington High School homecoming floats wound its way through Arlington Heights in October of 1965. Arlington's Cardinals met and defeated the Bulldogs of Riverside-Brookfield 35-0.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 81,016, Nancy Stone photo: The band had everyone dancing at the Snowball dance at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg in February of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 81,016, Nancy Stone photo: The band had everyone dancing at the Snowball dance at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg in February of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 81,016, Nancy Stone photo: The band had everyone dancing at the Snowball dance at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg in February of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 81,016, Nancy Stone photo: The band had everyone dancing at the Snowball dance at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg in February of 1986.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 74,941, Jon Kirn photo: Kids of all ages enjoyed a day of roller skating at the Fireside Roll-Arena in Hoffman Estates in January of 1985.
The Daily Herald Archive, Assignment # 74,941, Jon Kirn photo: Kids of all ages enjoyed a day of roller skating at the Fireside Roll-Arena in Hoffman Estates in January of 1985.
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