18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
the Summer that Wasn't

Empty Docks and an abandoned Dinghy in Chicagos Harbors. The Harbors were closed for much of the summer due to the pandemic. This image evokes the loneliness and lost summer feel of 2020. The star dock is an innovation created in Chicago to increase harbor density.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Chicago, il, United States of America
Camera: L1D-20c
Copyright: © Gerri Whitley