Old Treaty Elm

Old Treaty Elm (HM11LR)

Location: Chicago, IL 60646 Cook County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 59.121', W 87° 44.447'

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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.
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HM NumberHM11LR
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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
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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
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Area Code(s)773, 847, 312
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5800 N Kilbourn Ave, Chicago IL 60646, US
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