Chicago lakefront

United States Army Corps of Engineers
Ca. 1893. MiS Chicago Lakefront and River Photos, Folder 1, Item 5, Newberry Library.

This image was taken from an elevated position on the west side of Michigan Avenue overlooking Grant Park in Chicago. Docked along the shore are ferries to the World's Fair several miles to the south. Men and women sit on park benches in the foreground.

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