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Resolution of Thanks
Chicago in 1909
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Resolution of Thanks
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These minutes of the April 30, 1908 meeting of leading members of the General Plan Committee include the resolution in which they acknowledged Burnham's enormous contribution, as well as the announcement of the hiring of Charles Moore to complete the report. The members also discussed the possibility of issuing two reports, a "technical edition and a popular one."