Humboldt Park

Also known as: Park #219
Roughly bounded by N. Sacramento and Augusta Blvds., and N. Kedzie, North and N. California Aves. and W. Division St., Chicago, Illinois


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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 1992
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Prairie School; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Entertainment/Recreation; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Outdoor recreation; Park; Sport facility
Current functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Park; Sport facility; Outdoor recreation
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 7
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 14
Non-contributing buildings: 3

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2010: New photos from Nathan Holth