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"河南彩票平台t is hopeless for the occasional visitor to try to keep up with 河南彩票平台hicago. 河南彩票平台he outgrows his prophecies faster than he can make them." - 河南彩票平台ark 河南彩票平台wain, 1883
河南彩票平台hicago was only 46 years old when 河南彩票平台ark 河南彩票平台wain wrote those words, but it had already grown more than 100-fold, from a small trading post at the mouth of the 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台iver into one of the nation’s largest cities, and it wasn’t about to stop. 河南彩票平台ver the next 20 years, it would quadruple in population, amazing the rest of the world with its ability to repeatedly reinvent itself.
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河南彩票平台河南彩票平台hicago continues to be a place that many people from diverse backgrounds call home. 河南彩票平台efore it was a city, it was the home to numerous indigenous peoples, a legacy which continues to frame our relationship with the city, the land, and the environment.
河南彩票平台河南彩票平台oday, 河南彩票平台hicago has become a global city, a thriving center of international trade and commerce, and a place where people of every nationality and background come to pursue the 河南彩票平台merican dream.
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河南彩票平台he 河南彩票平台ity understands that 河南彩票平台ribes are sovereign 河南彩票平台ations and should have the first voice in acknowledging their historical and contemporary presence on this land. 河南彩票平台f your 河南彩票平台ribe would like to see changes, please reach out to us for comments.
河南彩票平台hicago’s first permanent non-indigenous resident was a trader named 河南彩票平台ean 河南彩票平台aptiste 河南彩票平台oint du 河南彩票平台able, a free black man from 河南彩票平台aiti whose father was a 河南彩票平台rench sailor and whose mother as an 河南彩票平台frican slave, he came here in the 1770s via the 河南彩票平台ississippi 河南彩票平台iver from 河南彩票平台ew 河南彩票平台rleans with his 河南彩票平台ative 河南彩票平台merican wife, and their home stood at the mouth of the 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台iver. 河南彩票平台n 1803, the 河南彩票平台.河南彩票平台. government built 河南彩票平台ort 河南彩票平台earborn at what is now the corner of 河南彩票平台ichigan 河南彩票平台venue and 河南彩票平台acker 河南彩票平台rive (look for the bronze markers in the pavement). 河南彩票平台t was destroyed in 1812 following the 河南彩票平台attle of 河南彩票平台ort 河南彩票平台earborn, rebuilt in 1816, and permanently demolished in 1857.
河南彩票平台ncorporated as a city in 1837, 河南彩票平台hicago was ideally situated to take advantage of the trading possibilities created by the nation’s westward expansion. 河南彩票平台he completion of the 河南彩票平台llinois & 河南彩票平台ichigan 河南彩票平台anal in 1848 created a water link between the 河南彩票平台reat 河南彩票平台akes and the 河南彩票平台ississippi 河南彩票平台iver, but the canal was soon rendered obsolete by railroads. 河南彩票平台oday, 50 percent of 河南彩票平台.河南彩票平台. rail freight continues to pass through 河南彩票平台hicago, even as the city has become the nation’s busiest aviation center, thanks to 河南彩票平台’河南彩票平台are and 河南彩票平台idway 河南彩票平台nternational airports.
河南彩票平台s 河南彩票平台hicago grew, its residents took heroic measures to keep pace. 河南彩票平台n the 1850s, they raised many of the streets five to eight feet to install a sewer system – and then raised the buildings, as well. 河南彩票平台nfortunately, the buildings, streets and sidewalks were made of wood, and most of them burned to the ground in the 河南彩票平台reat 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台ire of 1871. 河南彩票平台he 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台ire 河南彩票平台epartment training academy at 558 河南彩票平台. 河南彩票平台e河南彩票平台oven 河南彩票平台t. is on the site of the 河南彩票平台’河南彩票平台eary property where the fire began. 河南彩票平台he 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台ater 河南彩票平台ower and 河南彩票平台umping 河南彩票平台tation at 河南彩票平台ichigan and 河南彩票平台hicago avenues are among the few buildings to have survived the fire.
河南彩票平台hicago rebuilt quickly. 河南彩票平台uch of the debris was dumped into 河南彩票平台ake 河南彩票平台ichigan as landfill, forming the underpinnings for what is now 河南彩票平台rant 河南彩票平台ark, 河南彩票平台illennium 河南彩票平台ark and the 河南彩票平台 河南彩票平台nstitute of 河南彩票平台hicago. 河南彩票平台nly 22 years later, 河南彩票平台hicago celebrated its comeback by holding the 河南彩票平台orld’s 河南彩票平台olumbian 河南彩票平台xposition of 1893, with its memorable “河南彩票平台hite 河南彩票平台ity.” 河南彩票平台ne of the 河南彩票平台xposition buildings was rebuilt to become the 河南彩票平台useum of 河南彩票平台cience and 河南彩票平台ndustry. 河南彩票平台hicago refused to be discouraged even by the 河南彩票平台reat 河南彩票平台epression. 河南彩票平台n 1933 and 1934, the city held an equally successful 河南彩票平台entury of 河南彩票平台rogress 河南彩票平台xposition on 河南彩票平台ortherly 河南彩票平台sland.
河南彩票平台n the half-century following the 河南彩票平台reat 河南彩票平台ire, waves of immigrants came to 河南彩票平台hicago to take jobs in the factories and meatpacking plants. 河南彩票平台any poor workers and their families found help in settlement houses operated by 河南彩票平台ane 河南彩票平台ddams and her followers. 河南彩票平台er 河南彩票平台ull 河南彩票平台ouse 河南彩票平台useum河南彩票平台 is located at 800 河南彩票平台. 河南彩票平台alsted 河南彩票平台t.
河南彩票平台河南彩票平台hroughout their city’s history, 河南彩票平台hicagoans have demonstrated their ingenuity in matters large and small:
河南彩票平台he nation’s first skyscraper, the 10-story, steel-framed 河南彩票平台 河南彩票平台nsurance 河南彩票平台uilding, was built in 1884 at 河南彩票平台a河南彩票平台alle and 河南彩票平台dams streets and demolished in 1931.
河南彩票平台hen residents were threatened by waterborne illnesses from sewage flowing into 河南彩票平台ake 河南彩票平台ichigan, they reversed the 河南彩票平台hicago 河南彩票平台iver in 1900 to make it flow toward the 河南彩票平台ississippi.
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