The Reid Murdoch Building, on the north bank of the river between LaSalle and Clark, was used as a makeshift morgue during the recovery efforts of the Eastland disaster.
December 30 at 9:06 PM
Righting the capsized Eastland in the summer of 1915 took a crew of 32 men 16 days, costing the steamship company $34,500.
December 23 at 4:39 PM
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