Illinois--Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal
Canals--Design and construction
A worker stands near a large hole in the side of the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal which was the result of a dynamite blast while other workers labor at a location nearby.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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Chicago Drainage Collection
Chicago Drainage Photo Album
12 x 19 cm
“Construction #114,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 8, 2021, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/30258.