The Growth of Wilmette: Lake Chicago's Changes That Developed the Wilmette Area


Description
Creator:
Henderson, Charles Clinton, Cartographer
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Maps
Notes:
How "Lake Chicago" was filled in to form the shore line of Lake MIchigan. Shows the several stages wherein, due to the prevailing North East South West lake current, the spoil from the wave action on the North Shore Bluffs was gradually deposited to the South, making Chicago's land.
Place of Publication:
Wilmette, Illinois
Date of Original:
September 1949
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
Maps 1.3
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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The Growth of Wilmette: Lake Chicago's Changes That Developed the Wilmette Area
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