Portage Park

4100 N. Long Ave.
Chicago, Illinois

Historic Document

Portage Park is located in Cook County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Thursday April 20, 1995. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Park, Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility. Portage Park was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Social History, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Architecture.

Portage Park Information

Other Name: Chicago Park District MPS
Other Name: Park #147
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hatzfeld, Clarence; Nelson, Melvin A.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Portage Park Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 365
Number of historically contributing buildings: 4
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 4
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chicago Historic Locations Cook County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations