The Water Crib Fire
Wednesday January 20th 1909, one mile offshore on the Chicago south side, at 70th Street, approximately 100 workers were living on the intermediate crib. This structure was atop a shaft leading 180 feet down to a tunnel the workers were digging between the water crib, a mile further out, and the …

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The Chicago Water Crib Fire, 2013

Oil on linen
20 × 48 in
50.8 × 121.9 cm
$7,000
Location
Chicago
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The Water Crib Fire
Wednesday January 20th 1909, one mile offshore on the Chicago south side, at …

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