Building the Canal to Save Chicago

Chapter 10 Photos, 1–28

(photos 29–55 here)

Bridges

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BC-Photo 10.14

February 16, 1899. The erection of the superstructure for the Lemont Road Swing Bridge over the Main Channel in Section 8. The temporary timber trestles for the crossings for the Santa Fe Railroad and Lemont Road are also shown, the former in the foreground and the latter in the left background. (MWRD photo, disc 8, image 21)