Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
South Water Street
Chicago’s Charter Jubilee
Authenticated by Chicago Historical Society
City of Chicago
Incorporated 4th March
Erected 1937 by Chicago’s Charter Jubilee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
Location. 41° 53.223′ N, 87° 37.689′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of West Wacker Drive and North State Steet on West Wacker Drive. Marker is located on the Chicago Riverwalk. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 West Wacker Drive, Chicago IL 60601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bataan- Corregidor Memorial Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Viet Nam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago RemembersTrail Blazer (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chicago's First Movable Bridge (about 500 feet away); Harris and Selwyn Theaters (about 700 feet away); The Christmas Tree Ship (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carbide and Carbon Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
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