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Amazingly, they were only about one inch off-center. emitted in summer causing fevers and other diseases. . ” The city planners decided to build an underground sewage system, but there was a problem. There simply wasn’t enough difference between the height of the ground level and the water level. Waste water can’t drain unless pipes are pitched at an angle. The only two options were to lower the Chicago River or raise the city. An engineer named Ellis Chesbrough convinced the city that it had no choice but to build the sewers above ground and then cover them with dirt.
In doing so, they joined the European mercantile society. They became dependent on others to provide not only the luxuries they came to desire but also everyday necessities, such as pots and pans, knives, saws, and axes. Native Americans steadily abandoned their old ways of life. The Potawatomi tribe of Native Americans had mostly lived peacefully alongside the first French settlers. Partly this was because only small numbers of French ever migrated to the area. But in Voyageurs like the one in this drawing by Frederic Remington lived in the Great Lakes regions of North America.
Unfortunately, he again became seriously ill and decided to return north after only a short stay at the Kaskaskia village. While making his return trip to the mission at St. Ignace, Michigan, Marquette died on the eastern shores of Lake Michigan, near present-day Ludington, Michigan. Jolliet never returned to Chicago, but that didn’t stop future Europeans from coming or the fur trade from changing life on the prairies. 20 THE FUR TRADE European fur trappers and traders quickly followed Marquette and Jolliet’s travels south.