West by Southwest to Stickney

Chapter 2 Photos, 1–27

(photos 28–54 here and 55–82 here)

Chicago River and South Branch

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Photo 2.14

Looking northeast toward the Twenty-Second Street double-leaf bascule bridge on March 21, 1907, one can see what a wonderful difference these bridges made in the openness of the river channel. This is the only Scherzer rolling lift bridge remaining in service in Chicago. (MWRD photo 3652)