“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Forest View, Illinois

Clickable Map of Cook County, Illinois and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Cook County, IL (399) DuPage County, IL (23) Kane County, IL (45) Lake County, IL (62) McHenry County, IL (36) Will County, IL (119) Lake County, IN (38) Porter County, IN (34) Berrien County, MI (77)  CookCounty(399) Cook County (399)  DuPageCounty(23) DuPage County (23)  KaneCounty(45) Kane County (45)  LakeCounty(62) Lake County (62)  McHenryCounty(36) McHenry County (36)  WillCounty(119) Will County (119)  LakeCountyIndiana(38) Lake County (38)  PorterCounty(34) Porter County (34)  BerrienCountyMichigan(77) Berrien County (77)
Chicago is the county seat for Cook County
Forest View is in Cook County
      Cook County (399)  
      DuPage County (23)  
      Kane County (45)  
      Lake County (62)  
      McHenry County (36)  
      Will County (119)  
      Lake County, Indiana (38)  
      Porter County, Indiana (34)  
      Berrien County, Michigan (77)  
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1Illinois (Cook County), Forest View — Portage Creek Passage
From the time people first came to this region, Portage Creek provided a natural connection between two great waterways - the Mississippi River and the Great Lakes. A short canoe carry, or portage, was all that was needed for Indians, fur traders . . . Map (db m157679) HM
2Illinois (Cook County), Forest View — The Chicago Portage
Here you stand at the west end of a 7.5 mile long water and overland travel route across a continental divide between the St. Lawrence and Mississippi River systems, known as the Chicago Portage. Well-known to Native Americans, the route was first . . . Map (db m157109) HM
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Dec. 6, 2022