Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
—The Chicago City Cemetery and Lincoln Park, Then and Now —
This two-part project by Pamela Bannos continues on the Internet: http://hiddentruths.northwestern.edu
Erected 2008 by Northwestern University CIRA and URGC Research Grants.
Location. 41° 54.835′ N, 87° 37.829′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Click for map. Marker is in Lincoln Park west of the baseball fields. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60614, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Couch Tomb (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); City Cemetery (about 400 feet away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Couch Tomb Abraham Lincoln Monument (about 500 feet away); Abandoned Shoreline of Lake Michigan (about 700 feet away); Lincoln Park Transitions (about 800 feet away but has been reported missing); Catholic Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Second City (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chicago.
Regarding Potter's Field. This is one in a series of six markers in Lincoln Park intended for display May-November, 2008.
Also see . . . Hidden Truths: The Chicago City Cemetery and Lincoln Park, Then and Now. This two-part project by Pamela Bannos continues on the internet. (Submitted on August 26, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Events • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 4,878 times since then and 139 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.