Building the Canal to Save Chicago

Chapter 7 Photos

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BC-Photo 7.7

June 1894. Another view of the excavating machinery and method used on Section I. The hopper cars are lifted up the incline by a steam powered hoist. (MWRD photo, disc 3, image 50)