Glenview in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Horticulture & Forestry. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
Location. 42° 4.97′ N, 87° 51.757′ W. Marker is in Glenview, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker can be reached from Milwaukee Avenue. Marker is on the grounds of 'The Grove' just east of the Kennicott House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1421 Milwaukee Avenue, Glenview IL 60025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kennicott House (within shouting distance of this marker); First McDonald's Franchise (approx. 2.8 miles away); Harrer Park (approx. 5 miles away); American Indian - Potawatomi Tribe Eagle Dancer Indian Trading Post (approx. 5 miles away); The American Legion Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); Edison Park World War I Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Also see . . . The Grove National Historic Landmark. The Grove is 123 acres of ecologically diverse prairie grove land preserved and maintained by the Glenview Park District. (Submitted on May 22, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 620 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 22, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.