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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1866.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 41° 54.877′ N, 87° 37.901′ W. Marker was in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker could be reached from North Stockton Drive, on the right when traveling northTouch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Chicago IL 60614, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Potter's Field (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Couch Tomb (about 500 feet away); Abandoned Shoreline of Lake Michigan (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Couch Tomb (about 500 feet away); Abraham Lincoln Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kennison Boulder Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hidden Truths (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Town Triangle (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Regarding City Cemetery. This is one of a series of 6 markers in Lincoln Park intended to be displayed 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.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,813 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.