Image ID
DN-0059411
Headline
Illinois and Michigan Canal lock
Date Depicted
1912
Date Created
1912
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2013, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0059411, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
4145
Max Pixels - Width
4980
KEYWORDS
transportation
canals
waterways
1960.784
Chicago (Ill.)
Canals
Locks (Hydraulic engineering)
Illinois and Michigan Canal (Ill.)
DN-0059411.tif
illinois and michigan canal lock

View of Illinois and Michigan Canal lock in the Chicago area, 1912. Completed in 1848, the Illinois & Michigan Canal connected the Great Lakes to the Mississippi River.

View of Illinois and Michigan Canal lock in the Chicago area, 1912. Completed in 1848, the Illinois & Michigan Canal connected the Great Lakes to the Mississippi River.

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2/10/2014