Lincoln Park

2045 Lincoln Park W., Chicago, Illinois

Photos 

Park Overview.

Photo Courtesy Illinois Historic Preservation Agency HAARGIS Database

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This is a very large historic district with numerous buildings. For the sake of organization and clarity, some of the contributing structures and/or areas of this district have been given their own pages. These structures/areas include:

-Lincoln Park Zoo (All Contributing Zoo Structures) -South Pond Refectory

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 26, 1994
Reference number
94001029
Architectural styles
Modern Movement: Art Deco; American Movement: Prairie School; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Entertainment/Recreation; Social History; Architecture; Landscape Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Sport facility; Outdoor recreation; Museum; Park
Current functions
Sport facility; Outdoor recreation; Museum; Park
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 34
Contributing structures: 27
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 19
Non-contributing buildings: 51
Non-contributing structures: 11
Non-contributing objects: 15

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • July 18, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added HAARGIS Photos.

Sources 

Comments 

Lincoln Park
Posted July 18, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Attached is a list of all the contributing structures in this large historic district.

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Lincoln Park
Posted July 18, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Attached is the National Register Nomination for this Historic District.

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