West by Southwest to Stickney

Chapter 4 Photos, 38–73

(photos 1–37 here)

Extending the Sanitary & Ship Canal

Show More

© 2020 by Everything Goes Media, LLC

Conspire Creative

Everything Goes Media

Lake Claremont Press

Lake Claremont Press: A Chicago Joint

S. Woodhouse Books

Photo 4.41

Looking northwest, April 26, 1907. Construction is underway on the Butterfly Dam. The south pier at left is completed, and concrete is being placed in the north pier in the right background. Between the piers, erection has begun on the movable leaf. The Lockport Controlling Works is in the background. (MWRD photo 3692)