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Long ago, I worked at the Blackstone Hotel on Michigan Ave. It had one of these tunnels. It was interesting to me because we (staff) could still access the tunnel in the basement. I worked there during the "Great Chicago Flood" in April '92 and had first-hand knowledge of these tunnels that were being flooded by the leaking Chicago River. Granted, our tunnel was a little further south than the flooded ones off Wabash. Reading this book brought back some memories and added to my knowledge just ...more