Construction #113

Title

Construction #113

Subject

Illinois--Chicago
Illinois--Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal
Central business districts
Wisner, George
Lydon, William
Engineers
Power shovels
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company
Illinois--Chicago Sanitary District

Description

Chief engineer of the Sanitary District, George Wisner (left), president of the Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co., William Lydon (middle), and a third unidentified gentleman, pose for a group photo in downtown Chicago atop the large dipper of a barge-mounted power shovel.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1899-10-16

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

402595
Chicago Drainage Collection
Chicago Drainage Photo Album

Original Format

photographic print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

19 x 12 cm

Citation

“Construction #113,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 20, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/30234.