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Lake View High School

 
 
Lake View High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
1. Lake View High School Marker
Inscription. Here in 1874, was built Lake View High School, one of the first township schools in Illinois. Erected in accordance with legislation enacted by General Assembly of 1872 Erected by Chicago’s Charter Jubilee Authenticated by Chicago Historical Society 1937 City of Chicago Incorporated 4th March 1837
 
Erected 1937 by Chicago’s Charter Jubilee.
 
Location. 41° 57.286′ N, 87° 40.125′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Ashland Road and West Irving Park Road on North Ashland Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4000 North Ashland Road, Chicago IL 60613, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph R. Scott (approx. 0.4 miles away); Graves Family Monument (approx. half a mile away); Allan Pinkerton (approx. half a mile away); John A. "Jack" Johnson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Earl Seymour Wharton Reebie (approx. 0.6 miles away); Claude Seymour Reebie (approx. 0.6 miles away); Getty Tomb (approx. 0.6 miles away); Louis Henri Sullivan (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Categories. Education
 
Lake View High School image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
2. Lake View High School
The marker is to the extreme right of the entrance.
Lake View High School image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
3. Lake View High School
Lake View High School image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
4. Lake View High School
Lake View High School image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
5. Lake View High School
Lake View High School, Celebrating 130 Years. image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2011
6. Lake View High School, Celebrating 130 Years.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 22, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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