Building the Canal to Save Chicago

Chapter 5 Photos, 24–45

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BC-Photo 5.44

April 29, 1899. The left half of a two-photograph panorama of the Lockport Controlling Works. This view shows the Bear Trap Dam in the center and the first three sluice gates on the right. On the left and foreground are the walls of the end of Section 15 of the Main Channel. (MWRD photo, disc 12, image 5)