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Garfield Park Conservatory

The Garfield Park Conservatory was built in 1908 on 4.5 acres in- guess where- Garfield Park! You can still visit there today, and I have yet to be there. The card above was mailed to Philadelphia when the conservatory was … Continue reading

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Washington Park, Chicago

“Washington Park is located on the South side from 51st to 60th Street between Cottage Grove Avenue on the east and South Park Avenue on the west, containing a total area of 371 acres. It contains 7 miles of charming … Continue reading

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Garfield Park Chicago

Chicago has tons of parks, one of them being Garfield Park. It was named Garfield in 1881 after President James Garfield was assassinated.¬†From the back of a white border postcard of the park: “Garfield Park is located on the west … Continue reading

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