Encyclopedia o f Chicago
Interpretive Digital Essay : The Plan of Chicago
The Plan of Chicago
Chicago in 1909
Planning Before the Plan
Antecedents and Inspirations
The City the Planners Saw
The Plan of Chicago
The Plan Comes Together
Creating the Plan
Reading the Plan
A Living Document
Diagram of City Center
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Zooming in on this map reveals the intricate arrangement the planners recommended for railroad passenger stations and a public transit system including subways, streetcars, and elevated trains.