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Laying the corner stone of the present water tower
A crowd gathers to witness the laying of the cornerstone of the Chicago Water Tower on March 25, 1867.
9.5 x 9.8 cm
black and white
- Building construction--Illinois--Chicago--1860-1870
- Cornerstone laying--Illinois--Chicago--1860-1870
- Water towers--Illinois--Chicago--1860-1870
- still image
- These materials are either in the public domain, according to U.S. copyright law, or permission has been obtained from rights owners. The digital version and supplementary materials are available for all educational uses worldwide.
- The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection
- Chicago Sunday Tribune (April 24, 1938), Graphic Section/Camera News Review, p. 4
- Chicago Historical society