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Old Water Tower

 This water tower, completed in 1869, marks the establishment of Chicago's second water works. Although most other buildings of pumping system were burned, it stands as a principal memorial of 1871's ...

 This water tower, completed in 1869, marks the establishment of Chicago's second water works. Although most other buildings of pumping system were burned, it stands as a principal memorial of 1871's Great Fire.

Erected By:

Chicago's Charter Jubilee

Authenticated by Chicago Historical Society

 

Submitted by: Stephen Sostaric

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