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    • Old Settler's Monument and Log Cabin, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • This is the original Settler's cabin built in 1897, located in Glen Oak Park. It was razed in 1925. A second cabin was built in 1927. A large monument created of stones in 1929 remains today. The monument is 27' high and 11' in diameter, consisting...
    • Robert Ingersoll Monument and Pergola, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • Ingersoll was a well-known lawyer in the Peoria area from 1857-77. He also served as Attorney General of the State of Illinois. He was known as a ""America's greatest agnostic."" He died in 1899.
    • 4728.  Sulphur Spring, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); ; Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • Sulphur Spring Bridge and pond are located in Glen Oak Park. The bridge was constructed of brick and stone, built before 1898. The spring was from the Sulphur Creek. The flow stopped in 1932.
    • Lagoon in Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • Glen Oak Park, the first park in the Peoria Park District, was purchased and developed by Oscar F. Dubuis from 1895-1898. The lagoon was completed about 1901.
    • The New Levy Park, Peoria, Ill. 221230

    • Parks--Illinois; Leeve Park (Peoria, Ill.); Eckwood Park (Peoria, Ill.); Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • Eckwood Park (formally Levee Park) is locate on the lower side of Water Street, toward the river between Main & Liberty Streets, originally used as a steam boat landing, with shade trees and a flag pole. On right (tower) is Rock Island depot.
    • Shady Beach and Upper Free Bridge, Peoria, Ill.

    • Bridges--Illinois--Peoria--1900-1920; Illinois River (Ill.)--Pictorial works; Waterfronts--Illinois--Illinois River--1900-1920
    • View of the Illinois River waterfront about 1911 with bridge and boats. Later known as Waterworks Park, it is at the foot of Lorentz Street. Bridge built by the Milwaukee Bridge Co. Built in 1888, condemned in 1942-43. Torn down in 1946.
    • River Front, Peoria, Ill.

    • Bridges--Illinois--Peoria--1900-1920; Illinois River (Ill.)--Pictorial works; Waterfronts--Illinois--Illinois River--1900-1920
    • View of the Peoria Riverfront from the first or second bridge over the Illinois River. The clock tower is the Rock Island Depot at the base of Liberty St. This is approximately the angle of the current Cedar Street Bridge.
    • Peoria,  Upper  Free  Bridge

    • Bridges--Illinois--Peoria--1900-1920; Illinois River (Ill.)--Pictorial works; Waterfronts--Illinois--Illinois River--1900-1920
    • View of the Illinois River and the Upper Free Bridge. The north side was located near the Peoria Waterworks Park at the foot of Lorentz Street. Bridge built by the Milwaukee Bridge Co. in 1888, condemned in 1942-43. Torn down in 1946.
    • 2685  Draw of McKinley Bridge, Peoria, Ill.

    • Bridges--Illinois--Peoria
    • A Bascule bridge built in 1907 over the Illinois River on Illinois Terminal Railroad. The electric railway constructed by the Illinois Traction System was completed in 1907. It became part of the longest electric railway system in the U.S. The...

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