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Beacon of Progress
Named collection: Désiré Despradelle Collection
Object type: drawing
Maker: Despradelle, Constant Désiré
Date made: 1893 - 1900
Materials: graphite; ink; watercolor; trace paper; paper
Site location: Chicago, Illinois
Measurements: 38 in x 21 in; 48 in x 35 1/4 in
Plan type/view: site plan
Sketch site plan showing monument, surrounding land, and jetties. Numbered "11" on paper label in lower right corner.