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    • Looking Through Sunken Garden, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Park districts--Illinois
    • A view of the Sunken Garden in Glen Oak Park. Built in 1910 out of a nursery plot near the Perry Ave & Abingdon Street entrance, the Botanical Garden is now located here.
    • 13505  Squirrel House, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Park districts--Illinois
    • Built in 1905 and originally named The Squirrel House, it is commonly known as The Monkey House. It is located across from the Pavilion.
    • Sunken Garden, Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Park districts--Illinois
    • Built in 1910 out of a nursery plot near the Perry Ave & Abingdon Street entrance. The Botanical Garden is now located here.
    • Levee Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Levee Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Dedicated on June 12, 1915 Levee Park was a steamboat landing. It covered 10 acres of the Peoria Lake, two blocks south of the court house. Later it was renamed Eckwood Park in honor of former Mayor Edward N. Woodruff and Sherman Eckley,...
    • Along the River Front, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Dedicated on June 12, 1915, Levee Park was a steamboat landing. It was later renamed Eckwood Park in honor of Sherman Eckley and Edward N. Woodruff. The steamboat pictured is the Columbia. The Columbia sank Jul 5 ,1918 after a submerged tree in the...
    • Fountain at Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Glen Oak Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park buildings--Illinois; Park districts--Illinois
    • Glen Oak Park was designed by gardener Oscar F. Dubuis and dedicated in 1896. This fountain was located near an overlook in Glen Oak Park.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Dry Run, Bradley Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Laura Bradley Park in located at 1314 Park Road (Farmington Road and Main St). It was donated to the Peoria Park District in 1881 by Lydia Moss Bradley in memory of her daughter. The Dry Run Creek bed runs through the park.
    • Fountain in Bradley Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Laura Bradley Park in located at 1314 Park Road (Farmington Road and Main St). It was donated to the Peoria Park District in 1881 by Lydia Moss Bradley in memory of her daughter. The fountain was situated in the ""Perigold"" (a pavilion) which was...
    • Scene in Bradley Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Laura Bradley Park in located at 1314 Park Road (Farmington Road and Main St). It was donated to the Peoria Park District in 1881 by Lydia Moss Bradley in memory of her daughter. The Pavilion was built in 1902.
    • Bradley Park from ""The Uplands"", Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois; Pavilions--Illinois
    • Laura Bradley Park in located at 1314 Park Road (Farmington Road and Main St). It was donated to the Peoria Park District in 1881 by Lydia Moss Bradley in memory of her daughter. The Pavilion was completed in 1905.
    • Wading Pool and Japanese Garden, Laura Bradley Park, Peoria, Ill.

    • Parks--Illinois; Laura Bradley Park (Peoria, Ill.); Peoria (Ill.)--Peoria Park District; Park districts--Illinois
    • Laura Bradley Park is located at 1314 Park Road (Farmington Road and Main St.). It was donated to the Peoria Park District in 1881 by Lydia Moss Bradley in memory of her daughter. This view is of the Japanese Garden, Pagoda and Wading Pool in the...

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