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The straightening of the Chicago River.

Author: Silas Hardy Strawn; Chicago (Ill.). Citizen's Committee on River Straightening.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : [Press of James T. Igoe Co.], 1926.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Local government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chicago (Ill.). Citizen's Committee on River Straightening.
Straightening of the Chicago River.
Chicago, Ill. [Press of James T. Igoe Co.] 1926
(OCoLC)612815450
Material Type: Government publication, Local government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Silas Hardy Strawn; Chicago (Ill.). Citizen's Committee on River Straightening.
OCLC Number: 4171847
Notes: Silas H. Strawn, chairman.
"River straightening. Report by Citizens Committee ... September 9, 1925" (p. [39]-[95]) issued also separately.
Description: 214 pages, [28] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: The straightening of the Chicago River : history --
River straightening : report / by Citizens Committee ... September 9, 1925 --
Letter from City Council Committee on Railway Terminals to Citizens Committee on River Straightening --
Report of Citizens Committee on River Straightening to City Council Committee on Railway Terminals --
An ordinance to provide for altering the channel of the south branch of the Chicago River between Polk Street and West Eighteenth Street and to provide for certain property adjustments in connection therewith.

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