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Frances E. Willard

Sept. 28 1839 • Feb. 17 1898

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
1. Frances E. Willard Monument
Inscription.  

Founder of the World's
Woman's Christian Temperance Union

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkGovernment & Politics.
 
Location. 41° 59.239′ N, 87° 40.587′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Monument is in Rosehill Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago IL 60660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firefighters Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Reverend Georg L. Mulfinger (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery A Chicago Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); George B. Armstrong (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers & Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Civil War Soldiers (about 300 feet away); Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
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1. Frances E. Willard. Ohio State University website entry (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Frances E. Willard. Wisconsin Pioneer Women website entry (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard. National Women's History Museum (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Frances E. Willard at Statuary Hall, U.S. Capitol. Architecture of the Capitol (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

5. Frances Willard House Museum & Archives. Museum website homepage (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

6. National Woman's Christian Temperance Union. Organization website homepage (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Frances E. Willard Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
3. Frances E. Willard Monument
Looking SE toward cemetery entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on June 7, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3. submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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