View North from the Water Tower, ca. 1871-72
This is one of a series of views documenting the progress of rebuilding from the top of the Water Tower. The lake shore is visible on the right, and Lincoln Park is straight ahead.
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The World's Columbian Exposition - Parades, Protests and Politics
The Pullman Era - The Stockyards
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