Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mary Bartelme, Illinois’ First Female Judge
Erected 2011 by Alderman Robert W. Fioretti, Chicago Park District, University of Illinois at Chicago and Hull House Museum, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, Northwestern University Law School, Scott R. Maeself Family, Leslie Recht, West Loop Community Organization, and The Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Government & Politics • Women. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1923.
Location. 41° 52.821′ N, 87° 39.033′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of West Monroe Street and South Sangamon Street, on the right when traveling east on West Monroe Street. Marker is located in the northwest corner of the park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles R. Walgreen Sr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Patrick's Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the Haymarket Tragedy (approx. half a mile away); Jane Addams' Hull House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jane Addams' Hull-House and Dining Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chicago & North Western Railway Powerhouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Juvenile Court of Cook County Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
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