Grant Park Plan, 1909

This view from the Plan of Chicago shows <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLTRA0000121" title="Grant Park" href="/topic/travel/tourism-leisure/grant-park-PLTRA0000121.topic">Grant Park</a> and a proposed harbor in the lake. Much of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST002253" title="Daniel Burnham" href="/topic/arts-culture/architecture/daniel-burnham-PEHST002253.topic">Daniel Burnham</a>'s plan for the layout of the city was implemented. In addition to being an important planning document, the 1909 plan was a beautiful work of art.
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( Photo courtesy Chicago Historical Society )

This view from the Plan of Chicago shows Grant Park and a proposed harbor in the lake. Much of Daniel Burnham's plan for the layout of the city was implemented. In addition to being an important planning document, the 1909 plan was a beautiful work of art.

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