Draining Chicago

Chapter 4 Photos, 24–46

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North Area Sewersheds and Watersheds

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DC-Photo 4.40

December 27, 1926. On the lower pump floor at left, the intake and discharge piping awaits installation of the pumps and motors. The structural skeleton has been completed, but the masonry walls must wait for warmer spring weather. A rail spur into the building at right on the blower floor facilitates equipment deliveries and unloading with the building gantry crane. (MWRD photo 13126)