Sherman Park

Bounded by W. 52nd St., Racine Ave., Garfield Blvd., and Loomis St.
Chicago, Illinois

Historic Document

Sherman Park is located in Cook County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Monday May 21, 1990. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Park, Sport Facility. Sherman Park was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Social History.

Sherman Park Information

Other Name: Chicago Park District MPS
Other Name: Park No. 7
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnham,D.H. & Co.; Olmsted Bros.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Sherman Park Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 606
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 3
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 2
Number of noncontributing sites: 7
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chicago Historic Locations Cook County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations