Washington Square

901 N. Clark St.
Chicago, Illinois

Historic Document

Washington Square is located in Cook County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Monday May 20, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, more specifically a Plaza. Washington Square was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Social History.

Washington Square Information

Other Name: Chicago Park District MPS
Other Name: Bughouse Square;Park #1244
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1855
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Washington Square Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 30
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chicago Historic Locations Cook County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations