West by Southwest to Stickney

Chapter 2 Photos, 28–54

(photos 1–27 here and 55–82 here)

Chicago River and South Branch

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Photo 2.51

Formwork and steel reinforcing rods are being installed in the west cofferdam on April 19, 1937, for the floor of the northwest lock gate structure and the north half of the floor of the lock chamber beneath the closed lock gate. The south half of the floor is in the lower right foreground. (MWRD photo 22986)