Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Old Treaty Elm
Erected 1937 by Chicago’s Charter Jubilee. Authenticated by Chicago Historic Society.
Location. 41° 59.121′ N, 87° 44.447′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of Noth Kilbourn Avenue and North Rodgers Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Noth Kilbourn Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60646, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sauganash Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles N. Loucks House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Philip Rogers Home Site (approx. 2.9 miles away); 1877 Keystone from City Hall Building (approx. 3 miles away); Indian Boundary Village (approx. 3 miles away); Indian Boundary Park (approx. 3 miles away); Florsheim Shoe Company Building (approx. 3.3 miles away); Chicago Board of Trade Battery (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Also see . . .
1. The Old Treaty Elm in 1928. A photo of the tree. (Submitted on June 10, 2016, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
2. 1928 article about the possible loss of the Treaty Elm. (Submitted on June 10, 2016, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 640 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.