Old Treaty Elm

Old Treaty Elm (HM11LR)

Location: Chicago, IL 60646 Cook County
Buy Illinois State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 41° 59.121', W 87° 44.447'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
The tree which stood here until 1933, marked the Northern Boundary of the Fort Dearborn Reservation, the trail to Lake Geneva, the center of Billy Caldwell's (Chief Sauganash) Reservation, and the site of the Indian Treaty of 1835.
HM NumberHM11LR
Year Placed1937
Placed ByChicago's Charter Jubilee. Authenticated by Chicago Historic Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 3:38am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 438635 N 4648415
Decimal Degrees41.98535000, -87.74078333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 59.121', W 87° 44.447'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 59' 7.26" N, 87° 44' 26.82" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)773, 847, 312
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5800 N Kilbourn Ave, Chicago IL 60646, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?