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
Bennett's Acropolis
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This illustration from Chapter II of the Plan of Chicago is taken from a watercolor by Plan co-author Edward H. Bennett.