Morton Grove in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
American Indian - Potawatomi Tribe Eagle Dancer
Carved from a rescued portion of Morton Grove's Indian Marker Tree
Erected 2013 by Morton Grove Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Environment • Native Americans. A significant historical date for this entry is November 3, 2013.
Location. 42° 2.528′ N, 87° 46.894′ W. Marker is in Morton Grove, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker and carving are on the grounds of the Morton Grove Historical Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6240 West Dempster Street, Morton Grove IL 60053, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Trading Post (here, next to this marker); The American Legion Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harrer Park (about 400 feet away); Edison Park World War I Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Sauganash Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Old Treaty ElmTrinity Slovak Lutheran Church (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morton Grove.
Also see . . .
1. Great Lakes Trail Marker Tree Society. Society website homepage (Submitted on May 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Potawatomis. Encyclopedia of Chicago website entry (Submitted on May 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Bike Tour of Historic Morton Grove. Morton Grove Historical Museum website PDF (Submitted on May 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.