Highland Park in Lake County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Water Tower
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Forts and Castles. A significant historical date for this entry is December 4, 1974.
Location. 42° 12.99′ N, 87° 48.715′ W. Marker is in Highland Park, Illinois, in Lake County. Marker is on Leonard Wood Avenue South, on the right when traveling east. Marker is at the north base of the water tower. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Highland Park IL 60035, 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. Fort Sheridan (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Sheridan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the First Public Building (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Francis Stupey Log Cabin (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Dwyer Settlement in Lake County, Illinois (approx. 5.3 miles away); Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (approx. 5.9 The Rondout Train Robbery (approx. 6.2 miles away); "Brick Row" (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland Park.
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