Building the Canal to Save Chicago

Chapter 5 Photos, 24–45

(photos 1–23 here)

Rock Section

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BC-Photo 5.31

View from the Willow Springs Road Bridge looking northerly on May 5, 1899. A crowd of spectators looks at the transition of the Main Channel from the vertical wall rectangular Rock Section to the sloping wall trapezoidal Earth and Rock Section. (MWRD photo, disc 12, image 12)