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Chicago in 1831

Chicago in 1831 American History Social Studies Nineteenth Century Life Tragedies and Triumphs

This drawing depicts how Chicago appeared in 1831.  John Kinzie's home - one of the first in Chicagoland - is on the north side of the Chicago River, where it flows into Lake Michigan.  (See the right side of the illustration.)  Ft. Dearborn appears in the middle of the drawing.

Click on the image for a slightly better view.

 


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

 

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