Draining Chicago

Chapter 4 Photos, 1–23

(photos 24–46 here and 47–69 here)

North Area Sewersheds and Watersheds

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DC-Photo 4.20

Looking east, October 21, 1925. The two conduits are exposed; the deep excavation is suitably braced; and forms for the new conduit are under construction. North Side Intercepting Sewer No.6 from Irving Park to Barry Avenue crossed the intake and discharge conduits for cooling water at the Commonwealth Edison Northwest Generating Station in California Avenue south of Addison Street. (MWRD photo 12213)