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  • More small parks wanted in Winnetka
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 12, column 1     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 12, column 1   ...
  • More small parks wanted in Winnetka
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 12, column 1     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 12, column 1   ...
  • Winnetka people help Ravinia Park; list of officers of committee
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 4     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 4   ...
  • Winnetka people help Ravinia Park; list of officers of committee
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1   ...
  • Winnetka people help Ravinia Park; list of officers of committee: Mrs. Charles G. Bolte
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 4     Charles Guy Bolte...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 4   Charles Guy Bolte...
  • Ravinia Park plans to be discussed at Ravinia Clubmeeting: Miss Sadie Buckley, secretary
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 2     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jun 1912, p. 1, column 2   ...
  • Playground man leaves
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1914, p. 2     Mr. Edward B. DeGroot, formerly of Kenilworth, will leave the area to become a supervisor of school recreation in San Francisco, California. For almost three years Mr. DeGroot has been field secretary for the Playground and Recreation Association of America. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1914, p. 2   Mr. Edward B. DeGroot, formerly of Kenilworth, will leave the area to become a supervisor of school recreation in San Francisco, California. For almost three years Mr. DeGroot has been ...
  • Ravinia Park [editorial]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jun 1913, p. 4     Summer music program is educational and not frivolous. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jun 1913, p. 4   Summer music program is educational and not frivolous. ...
  • "Uncle Ben" to be Honored by Name of Park
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jun 1914, p. 6     Benjamin Housel, the man who is responsible for Evanston's Lake Front Parks, is to be rewarded. Frank P. Crandon will also be honored ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jun 1914, p. 6   Benjamin Housel, the man who is responsible for Evanston's Lake Front Parks, is to be rewarded. Frank P. Crandon will also be honored ...
  • West Side Improvements [editorial]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1914, p. 4     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1914, p. 4   ...
  • West Side Park is Now  a Beauty Spot
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Apr 1914, p. 1     Many improvements in landscape gardening, placing of sidewalks, etc., are bing made at the West Side park by a group of workmen. The new park has been cleared of all dead leaves and brush, and in a few weeks, weill be the beauty spot of the west side.
    Many ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Apr 1914, p. 1   Many improvements in landscape gardening, placing of sidewalks, etc., are bing made at the West Side park by a group of workmen. The new park has been cleared of all ...
  • Park Board Buys Michigan Avenue Lot for $12,300
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1914, p. 1     Purchase of an eighty-two foot corner lot in Michigan avenue, adjoining the site of the new park and north of Washington avenue, has just been made by the Wilmette Park board for $12,300. The property will be used as an entrance to the new park when all improvements are made. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1914, p. 1   Purchase of an eighty-two foot corner lot in Michigan avenue, adjoining the site of the new park and north of Washington avenue, has just been made by the Wilmette Park ...
  • Wilmette Park District
    Newspaper  Louis K. Gillson, Local News, 26 Feb 1916, p. 14     The Wilmette Park District wa organized in 1908 to create and maintain public parks. The organization was the suggestion of Mr. R. R. McCormick, then President of the Sanitary District, that the tract of land which would be created from earth extracted from the drainage canal under construction. Describes plans ...
    Newspaper  Louis K. Gillson, Local News, 26 Feb 1916, p. 14   The Wilmette Park District wa organized in 1908 to create and maintain public parks. The organization was the suggestion of Mr. R. R. McCormick, then President of the Sanitary District, ...
  • Anxiously Await Ravinia Opening
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 May 1913, p. 1     Ravinia Park's second season begins Sat., June 28. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Mr. Stock, will perform. Stock will conduct for 4 weeks. Then Attillo Parelli will conduct. Jennie De Fau and Lois Ewell, sopranos from the Chicago Grand Opera Company, will perform. Louis Kriedler, and Florence Mulford from ...
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 May 1913, p. 1   Ravinia Park's second season begins Sat., June 28. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Mr. Stock, will perform. Stock will conduct for 4 weeks. Then Attillo Parelli will conduct. Jennie ...
  • 16 Years to Make Parks
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1912, p. 8     At Lyons St. and Dodge Ave., Evanston, there is a Lake Front park where once it was a dumping ground for rubbish and alley cleanings. The three-acre tract between Lake St. and Greenwood Blvd. has been filled in during the past few years. The land was originally owned by the ...
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Aug 1912, p. 8   At Lyons St. and Dodge Ave., Evanston, there is a Lake Front park where once it was a dumping ground for rubbish and alley cleanings. The three-acre tract between Lake ...
  • Ravinia Park Unexcelled
    NewspaperText  Maurice Rosenfeld, Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Aug 1912, p. 16     Gustave Hinrichs conducted the Theodore Thomas Orchestera Wed. night at Ravinia Park in place of Chevalier Emanuel, who was ill. He made some very positve comments about the park. Last year, Ravinia began presenting condensed versions of opera every evening for six weeks in conjuction with orchestral music. Wed. evening ...
    NewspaperText  Maurice Rosenfeld, Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Aug 1912, p. 16   Gustave Hinrichs conducted the Theodore Thomas Orchestera Wed. night at Ravinia Park in place of Chevalier Emanuel, who was ill. He made some very positve comments about the park. Last ...
  • Work on New Park Progressing Rapidly
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Aug 1912, p. 4     Land between the Northwestern depot and the Northwestern "L" station at Davis street, Evanston, was donated to Evanston by the St. Paul railroad in order to build a park. Work is moving quickly and the park should be completed by fall. ...
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Aug 1912, p. 4   Land between the Northwestern depot and the Northwestern "L" station at Davis street, Evanston, was donated to Evanston by the St. Paul railroad in order to build a park. Work ...
  • Ravinia Park opening was pleasing event
    NewspaperText  Walter Allen Stults, Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jul 1913, p. 1     Chicago Symphony Orchestra performed the opening concert of the season at Ravinia Park in Highland Park. Frederick Stock is the conductor. Baroness van Rotenthal performed interpretative dance. The reviewer was not impressed with her efforts.
    NewspaperText  Walter Allen Stults, Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jul 1913, p. 1   Chicago Symphony Orchestra performed the opening concert of the season at Ravinia Park in Highland Park. Frederick Stock is the conductor. Baroness van Rotenthal performed interpretative dance. The reviewer was ...
  • Women boom Ravinia Park
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1912, p. 9, column 1     Society women of Wilmette working hard to make the musical season at Ravinia a success, list of members and plans for the season ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Jun 1912, p. 9, column 1   Society women of Wilmette working hard to make the musical season at Ravinia a success, list of members and plans for the season ...
  • Plan under way to name new Chicago park in honor of late noted architect, Daniel H. Burnham
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Jun 1912, p. 8, column 1     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Jun 1912, p. 8, column 1   ...
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