|West on Chicago River toward State Street Bridge, c.1893
At the time of the World's Columbian Exposition, the Chicago River Harbor was near its busiest time. Seen here is the river at the State Street Bridge, looking west. Note the warehouses and docks lining the banks of the river, and the tugboat near the Dearborn Street Bridge.
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