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Forest Park in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Haymarket Martyrs’ Monument

 
 
Haymarket Martyrs’ Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Daniel Eisenberg
1. Haymarket Martyrs’ Monument Marker
Inscription.  
Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This monument represents the labor movements
struggle for workers rights and possesses National
significance in commemoration the history of
The United States of America
1997
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Topics and series. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: Labor Unions. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 41° 52.188′ N, 87° 49.185′ W. Marker is in Forest Park, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is on Desplaines Avenue. Marker is in Forest Home Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 863 Desplaines Avenue, Forest Park IL 60130, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. River Forest, Illinois (approx. 0.9 miles away); Burial Site of Josette Beaubien (approx. 5.3 miles away); Ben Fuller House (approx. 6˝ miles away); Mammoth Spring (approx. 6.7
Haymarket Martyrs’ Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Daniel Eisenberg
2. Haymarket Martyrs’ Monument Marker
miles away); Florsheim Shoe Company Building (approx. 6.8 miles away); Alexander Robinson (approx. 6.9 miles away); The Boulevard System (approx. 7.1 miles away); Logan Square • Palmer Square (approx. 7.1 miles away).
 
More about this monument. Note coins around the tablet.
 
Also see . . .  Haymarket Affair - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 30, 2018, by Chris of Leicester, Leicestershire.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 28, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 28, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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