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Centuries of Civil Engineering

Reversal of the Chicago River

Water Supply
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Osgood Steam Shovel at work from 
Hill, Charles Shattuck (C.E.)
The Chicago Main Drainage Channel: A description of the machinery used and methods of work adopted in excavating the 28-mile drainage canal from Chicago to Lockport, Ill. New York: The Engineering News Publishing Co., 1896.


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