Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
—The Chicago City Cemetery and Lincoln Park, Then and Now —
This two-part project by Pamela Bannos continues on the Internet: http://hiddentruths.northwestern.edu
Erected 2008 by Northwestern University CIRA and URGC Research Grants.
Location. 41° 54.68′ N, 87° 37.796′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Avenue and North Dearborn Street, on the right when traveling west on North Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is just north east of intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60614, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abraham Lincoln Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Couch Tomb (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Couch Tomb (approx. 0.2 Potter's Field (approx. 0.2 miles away); Second City (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Town’s Entrepreneur Spirit (#1) (approx. ¼ mile away); Early Prominent Residents of Old Town (#2) (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Town and The Great Fire (#3) (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Regarding Catholic Cemetery. This is one in a series of six markers in Lincoln Park intended for display May-November, 2008.
Also see . . . Hidden Truths: The Chicago City Cemetery and Lincoln Park, Then and Now. This two-part project by Pamela Bannos continues on the internet. (Submitted on August 26, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,855 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 23, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.