Admiral Byrd's flagship City of New York arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed the City of New York during one of his famous expeditions to the Antarctic.
View of two ships docked in the harbor.
Divers at work on a barge after the Eastland Disaster, Chicago, Illinois, 1915.
Passenger boats in the Chicago River, view west from the Rush Street Bridge, Chicago, Illinois, circa 1905. Sign on a passenger boat reads: To Michigan City. Michigan City & Chicago LINL.
A ship floats toward a tall and brightly shining lighthouse.
Engraved title page with architectural border
People standing on the capsized Eastland steamer in the Chicago River, Chicago, Illinois, July 24, 1915.