Evanston in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Grosse Point Light Station
National Historic Landmark
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 these topic lists: Architecture • Communications • Landmarks • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lighthouses, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1999.
Location. 42° 3.835′ N, 87° 40.585′ W. Marker is in Evanston, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is on Sheridan Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2601 Sheridan Road, Evanston IL 60201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Archange Ouilmette (within shouting distance of this marker); The Baha'i House Of Worship And Welcome Center (approx. 0.8 miles away); Residence of Charles Gates Dawes (approx. 1½ miles away); Emil Bach HouseIndian Boundary Village (approx. 3.8 miles away); Indian Boundary Park (approx. 3.9 miles away); 1877 Keystone from City Hall Building (approx. 3.9 miles away); Philip Rogers Home Site (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Evanston.
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