Building the Canal to Save Chicago

Chapter 10 Photos, 1–28

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BC-Photo 10.15

March 7, 1899. A test of the swing for the Lemont Road Swing Bridge in Section 8. The temporary trestle for the Santa Fe Railroad and railroad embankment rock is in the foreground. Part of a cableway tower is seen to the extreme left. (MWRD photo, disc 8, image 56)