Century-old journal makes long trip home

Chicago residents traveled to the Kankakee River area in the early 1900s to boat, fish, hunt and picnic at areas such as Ahlgrim Park developed and operated by Max Ahlgrim. This photograph was one of several found at a flea market some years ago. The box also contained a journal kept by Ahlgrim giving insight into his daily life. (Provided photo)

March 17, 2013 12:00 am
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