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The image depicts Chicago, Illinois in the mid-1800s when the city-including streets, sidewalks, and buildings-was physically raised on jackscrews to improve water drainage.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 X 10 inches
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paper (fiber product); reproduction (copying)
reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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