INDEX OF PHOTOGRAPHS
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Construction of the main drain of
the Edens Expressway in 1949




The Edens Superhighway sign
over Cicero Avenue in 1952


Congress Expressway under
construction west of
Post Office in 1955


Moving the Chicago Aurora
& Elgin RR bridge for the
Congress Expressway in 1958


The start of construction
on the Northwest Expressway
at Armitage in 1958


Chicago & Northwestern
runaround track for
Northwest Expressway in
1958


Early construction of Northwest
& Edens junction in 1959


The newly opened Illinois Tollway
DesPlaines Oasis in 1959


Concrete paving train on the
South Route in 1961
 


Filling in the Illinois & Michigan Canal
for the Southwest Expressway in 1962
 

 

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