University Park in Will County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Van Buren Sisters
Erected by Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil Rights • Military • Roads & Vehicles • Women. In addition, it is included in the Lincoln Highway series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
Location. 41° 25.78′ N, 87° 40.515′ W. Marker is in University Park, Illinois, in Will County. Marker is on Farmview Road just east of Surrey Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 508 Farmview Road, University Park IL 60484, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles Park Forest, Illinois (approx. 3.6 miles away); Dedicated to Adam Brown (approx. 4 miles away); Matteson, Illinois (approx. 4.9 miles away); Site of Absolem Wells Cabin (approx. 5.7 miles away); Chicago Heights (approx. 5.8 miles away); Sauk Village (approx. 7˝ miles away); Dixie Highway connected Chicago to Miami in the early days of automobile travel (approx. 9 miles away); Dixie Highway (approx. 9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2021, by Kevin B of Chicago, Illinois. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 54 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Kevin B of Chicago, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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