The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

ChicagoDrainage Canal

Drawing shows the Chicago Drainage Canal, later known as the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, at Chicago's city limits in 1898. Portions of a steel bridge is in the left foreground.


6.2 x 10.5 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English


  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (January 30, 1898), Part 4/Editorial Sheet, p. 25

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