Draining Chicago

Chapter 4 Photos, 24–46

(photos 1–23 here and 47–69 here)

North Area Sewersheds and Watersheds

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DC-Photo 4.32

October 24, 1927. The Glenview Sewage Treatment Works has been in service for three years. In the left foreground are the covered Imhoff tank and the open sludge drying beds. At center is the pumping station building and covered final settling tank. The open trickling filter, with sprayers in operation, is in the right background. (MWRD photo 13533)