• Title Mayor Washington assessing damage from Lake Michigan's rising waters
  • Description In December 1986, the water levels in Lake Michigan were rising and its pounding waves caused much damage. On December 9, Mayor Harold Washington toured the lakefront at North Sheridan Road to assess the damage to private property, public streets and beaches.
  • Geographic Coverage Lake View (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subject Mayors; Lakes & ponds; Waterfronts; Inspections
  • Photographer Dickey, Antonio B.
  • Date 1986-12-09
  • Repository Name Chicago Public Library Special Collections and Preservation Division
  • Repository Number PHOTOGRAPH SPE-HWAC 1986.12.9.1
  • Collection Harold Washington Archives & Collections
  • Rights http://www.chipublib.org/order-a-photo-reproduction/
  • Item Url http://cdm16818.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/rhwc/id/54
  • Digital Collection Remembering Harold Washington
  • Rights http://www.chipublib.org/order-a-photo-reproduction/