The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

"Keep pounding, Bill, we'll bust this thing up yet!"

In this cartoon by Carey Orr, Father Dearborn, a representation of Chicago, holds a nail in the ground, labeled "subway opposition," while Dever (William Emmett Dever, mayor of Chicago), lifts a hammer, "subway plan."



18.4 x 15.8 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

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  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Daily Tribune (November 6, 1926), n.p.

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