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Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lake Park

 
 
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By Paul Fehrenbach, May 15, 2014
1. Lake Park Marker
Inscription.  Lake Park Designed by Frederick Law Olmsted 1892-1895 Added to the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior 1993
 
Erected 1993.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
 
Location. 43° 4.457′ N, 87° 52.301′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of Norh Lake Drive and Lincoln Memorial Drive/Kenwood Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Norh Lake Drive. Marker is on a stone just inside the park entrance off the intersection of North Lake Drive and Lincoln Memorial Drive/Kenwood Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Prehistoric Burial Mound (approx. ¼ mile away); The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (approx. 0.3 miles away); Milwaukee-Downer College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Milwaukee-Downer College Buildings (approx. 0.4 miles away); Golda Meir
Lake Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 15, 2014
2. Lake Park Marker
(approx. half a mile away); North Point Lighthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); North Point Light Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Carl Sandburg Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding Lake Park. More information from the Lake Park Friends website: http://www.lakeparkfriends.org/history.shtml
 
Lake Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, May 15, 2014
3. Lake Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 19, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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